Object Title

Centrefire signal projector - Naval hand projector Mk.3 Model 1

Centrefire signal projector - Naval hand projector Mk.3 Model 1

Date

about 1938

Object Number

PR.8085

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005

Physical Description

Designed by the US Navy Bureau of Ordnance as a pyrotechnic kit used with the 'abandon ship kit'. It is fitted into a sealed metal container, opened by a slotted key. It is cased with 4 red, green and white cartridges

Dimensions

weight:0.17

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

10 bore

Associations

Places USA