Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Azanza Y Arrizabalaga Model 1916

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Azanza Y Arrizabalaga Model 1916

Date

1920

Object Number

XII.10652

Provenance

Presented by Sandwell Museum (after closing down), via West Midlands Police, 10th September 1994.

Physical Description

A heavy automatic with two wooden stock plates made for the French during WWI

Dimensions

OverallLength155mm
BarrelLength87mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 30364

Calibre

7.65 mm

Associations

Places Spain, Eibar

Notes

Originally designed for a French Army contract in 1915-16, then continued as a commercial venture.