Object Title

Rimfire nine-shot revolver - High Standard Sentinel Model R-108

Rimfire nine-shot revolver - High Standard Sentinel Model R-108

Date

1970

Object Number

XII.10388

Provenance

Given by Sussex Police 25.11.92

Physical Description

A cheaply produced double action snub-nosed revolver having a swing out cylinder released by pulling the ejector rod. The body of this pistol is an aluminium casting, only the cylinder, barrel, hammer and trigger being steel. The birds-head grips are in chequered black plastic, each secured by one screw.Sights are large blade front and U notch rear. The pistol is black painted

Dimensions

OverallLength177mm
BarrelLength60mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1786546

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

L.barrel: SENTINEL R.barrel: HIGH STANDARD MFG CORP HAMDEN CONN USA .22 CAL. R.frame: Serial and model numbers

Associations

Places USA