Object Title

Air rifle - Webley Mk. III Series III

Air rifle - Webley Mk. III Series III

Date

1957

Object Number

XII.7851

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From South Wales (Wales) Police, no.60.

Physical Description

Underlever air-pump action with blued metal work and a one piece wooden stock. On the left side of the butt is an inset Webley medallion. Stamped on the back of the chamber is: THE WEBLEY MARK 3. WEBLEY & SCOTT BIRMINGHAM. MADE IN ENGLAND

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 44 in (1120 mm), Barrel length: 18.5 in (47 mm), Weight: 7 lb. 10 oz [3.44 kg]

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 34657

Calibre

.177 in

Associations

Notes

Previously catalogued 27.04.1990. M.M.F.