Object Title

Centrefire automatic rifle - Kalashnikov AKM

Centrefire automatic rifle - Kalashnikov AKM

Date

1975

Object Number

PR.9071

Provenance

Made Russia, 1975. Acquired by the MoD Pattern Room, date unknown. Gifted with MoD Pattern Room collection, 2005.

Techniques

Stamping, Filing, Machining, Bluing

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength16.34in.
BarrelLength415mm
OverallLength35.16in.
OverallLength893mm
OverallWeight7.32lb
OverallWeight3.32mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 591331

Calibre

7.62 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Maker's mark
Arrow in triangle Izhmash factory mark
Left side trunnion
Stamping
Proof mark
British (London) proof
Receiver right side
Stamping
Inspection marks
Standard Russian military
Receiver left side
Stamping