Object Title

Centrefire automatic submachine gun - Degtyarev PPD 34/38

Centrefire automatic submachine gun - Degtyarev PPD 34/38

Date

made 1940

Object Number

PR.7696

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Gifted to the Pattern Room by the Sotamuseo, (Military Museum), Helsinki, Finland, March 1980

Physical Description

Lacks the closure-activated firing pin safety mechanism found on earlier versions (i.e. this is a slightly simplified variant).

Dimensions

dimensions:0.780 weight:4.57

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number BK493

Calibre

7.62 mm

Associations

Places Russia