Object Title

Rimfire pen gun - Clandestine

Rimfire pen gun - Clandestine

Date

about 1970

Object Number

PR.11775

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Black painted with aluminium clip, the barrel being rifled with shallow rifling grooves The nose, missing on this example, is designed to be expelled when fired. Straight pull cocking mechanism held back by the clip. When the clip is depressed the pen gun will fire.

Techniques

Manufactured

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength1.6 in.
BarrelLength47 mm
OverallLength5.4 in.
OverallLength136 mm
OverallWeight65 g

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.22 in

Associations

Places Europe