Object Title

Centrefire self-loading magazine sporting rifle - Colt AR-15 A2 H-BAR rifle

Centrefire self-loading magazine sporting rifle - Colt AR-15 A2 H-BAR rifle

Date

1987

Object Number

XII.9112

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via the Home Office Buy-in scheme 1989. From Strathclyde (Scotland) Police no.12

Physical Description

Gas operated steel receiver holding a 5 round box magazine in military matt grey finish. Heavy barrel and flash hider on the muzzle. Nylon stock,pistol grip and barrel cover. Stamped on left side of the receiver is the Colt logo of the prancing horse, also 'AR-15 A2 H-BAR SPORTER CAL.223'. No magazine; fitted with a bayonet bar

Dimensions

OverallLength1004 mm
BarrelLength508 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number SP 222565

Calibre

.223 in

Associations

Places America

Notes

Fired: 11/10/1995 (Deerhill)