Object Title

Rimfire self-loading magazine rifle - Browning's Patent

Rimfire self-loading magazine rifle - Browning's Patent



Object Number



Presented by Bedfordshire Police. no. 90/8. 01 11 1991

Physical Description

Blow-back operated mechanism that is housed in a blued machined reciever with slide slots on top for scope. Stocked in walnut with 18 lines to the inch checkering on the semi-pistol grip and fore-end. The stock contains the tubular magazine, with a capacity of 11 cartridges, that is loade through a port on the right side of the butt. The barrel is blued and has a bead foresight and a simple leaf backsight. Stamped on the barrel is: FABRIQUE NATIONALE D'ARMES DE GUERRE HERSTAL BELGIQUE. BROWNING'S PATENT DEPOSE Mounted on the muzzle is a sound moderator made by Parker Hale


OverallLength1098 mm
OverallLength940 mm
BarrelLength483 mm


Serial Number 75522


.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the block are the standard Liege proof marks


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