Object Title

Rimfire self-loading pistol - Bersa Model 223

Rimfire self-loading pistol - Bersa Model 223

Date

1984

Object Number

XII.10288

Provenance

Presented by Sussex Police 12th November 1992

Physical Description

Double-action semi automatic pistol, of blowback type, blued overall with plastic grips, fixed fore sight, and adjustable rear sight, hammer exposed at rear of slide, magazine release button in left side of grip, safety button through the frame above the trigger, pronounced spur at the rear of the grip, the magazine has a spur type baseplate, and holds eleven rounds

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.5in
BarrelLength89mm
OverallLength167mm
OverallWeight0.73kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number C60653

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

On left side of slide BERSA SA RAMOS MEJIA ARGENTINA under which is MOD.223 CAL.22L.R. on right of slide is INDUSTRIA ARGENTINA, at the top of each grip is molded BERSA and the serial number is stamped on the right side over the trigger

Associations

Places Argentina