Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Star Model PD

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Star Model PD

Date

1989

Object Number

XII.10487

Provenance

Presented by the Metropolitan Police, 7th June 1993.

Physical Description

A short compact pistol with an alloy frame and steel slide. The frame is blued and the slide is of polished steel. The rear sight is adjustable and the magazine holds six rounds. A safety is fitted on the rear left of the frame

Dimensions

BarrelLength101mm
OverallLength185mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1902587

Calibre

.45 in ACP

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on left of frame: STAR EIBAR SPAINStamped on right frame: CALIBER 45 ACPBeneath stock plates: Spanish proof marks

Associations

Places Spain, Eibar

Notes

This small automatic was intended for concealed use. Until recently it was the smallest .45 automatic on the market. Made 1975 till 1990.
NEEDED BY POLICE FOR TRIAL IN DERBYSHIRE AROUND 14TH FEB.1995 CONTACT D.S. KENNADY KILBURN STATION.