Object Title

Rimfire pump-action magazine gallery rifle - B.S.A gallery rifle

Rimfire pump-action magazine gallery rifle - B.S.A gallery rifle

Date

1932

Object Number

XII.8722

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dorset Police, no.18.

Physical Description

Blued receiver triggerguard. Ejection port on top right side of receiver. Two piece stock, the butt of polished wood fore-end/cocking piece is heavily ribbed. The round barrel is blued and has a magazine tube underneath.
Rear sight is sliding ramp, foresight is ramp and bead _

Dimensions

OverallLength1003mm
BarrelLength533mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 5804

Calibre

.22 in LR

Inscriptions and Marks

Pat No 202819 202820 203856 204175 p.p.24549/24

Associations

Notes

This model was introduced in 1923.