Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action magazine cavalry carbine - Lee-Enfield Mk. I

Centrefire bolt-action magazine cavalry carbine - Lee-Enfield Mk. I

Date

1895

Object Number

XII.9323

Physical Description

Marks left of barrel, crown over VR over IP ; crown over 88 E. Left of breech crown over VR over crossed flags 2p; crown over 88 over E, arrow over WD.
Top flats of breech MT 184 (X2), each struck out and overstamped DP, E. Right side of breech, crown over 26 over E. 2, 2522 struck out (x2).
Left side buttsocket Crown over VR, Enfield 1897 LECI. Bolt lever arrow over WD, 13924, crossed flags, crown over B over 64 underside fore-end stock DP (X2) underside of trigger guard, crown over 4 over E. Red plastic tag reads M204, right butt DP, N, IIMT circular stamp reads R crown M ENFIELD, arrow over WD buttplate tang arrow over WD, crown over 24 over E. _

Dimensions

OverallLength40in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.303 in

Associations

Places Britain