Object Title

Centrefire automatic deactivated submachine gun - Sterling L2A2, chromed

Centrefire automatic deactivated submachine gun - Sterling L2A2, chromed

Object Number

PR.9149

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Pattern Room from Royal Ordnance PLC, Nottingham, March 1993

Physical Description

Chromed finish and wooden breech block. Possible movie prop.
Made from a body originally intended for the Mk.II Flip-out bayonet, of which only one complete example was made.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

9 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Model designation and serial number
GUN/SUB-MACHINE/9MM L2A2/No US 55A
on the top of the magazine well
engraved

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