Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Glock 23 Generation 2

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Glock 23 Generation 2

Date

1995

Object Number

PR.12655

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Ministry of Defence Pattern Room via the National Museums Consortium from the Home Office Firearms Compensation Scheme, 1997, April 2001

Physical Description

Standard Generation 2 Glock 23 with typical Rough Textured Frame, lacking finger and thumb grooves as well as the later accessory rail on dust cover.

Techniques

Moulded, Forged, Machined

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength4 in
BarrelLength102 mm
OverallLength187 mm
OverallWeight0.66 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number APA868

Calibre

.40 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Calibre
'40 SW'
Slide left side
Stamping
Serial number
APA868
Slide right side
Stamping
Maker's mark
Glock logo, '23' 'AUSTRIA'
Slide left side
Stamping
Date code.
PDM (Aug 1995)
Barrel right side (chamber)
Stamping
Proof marks
Standard Vienna proofs
Frame right side
Stamping
Proof marks
Standard Vienna proofs
Slide right side
Stamping

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