Object Title

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Smith and Wesson Model 18-4

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Smith and Wesson Model 18-4

Date

1979

Object Number

XII.10277

Provenance

Presented by Sussex Police.

Physical Description

A heavy framed rimfire target pistol with swing out cylinder released by a latch at the rear left of the frame. The ejector rod is partly shrouded. The hammer and trigger are case hardened, the square hammer spur being heavily chequered. The two piece wooden grips are retained by a single screw, and have chequered panels. The sights are ramp and blade front, and micro-adjustable 'U' notch rear. The pistol is blued overall.

Dimensions

BarrelLength105mm
OverallLength243mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 28K2233

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

L.barrel: SMITH AND WESSON. R.barrel: .22 LONG RIFLE CARTRIDGE. L.frame: S & W trademark. and MADE IN USA MARCAS REGISTRADAS SMITH AND WESSON SPRINGFIELD MASS.Date stamped for 1979

Associations

Places USA