Object Title

Rimfire bolt-action rifle - Magazine Lee-Enfield Mk.II

Rimfire bolt-action rifle - Magazine Lee-Enfield Mk.II

Date

about 1920

Object Number

XII.11132

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, July 6 1998

Physical Description

BSA made charger-loading bolt action rifle with a .22 barrel (CLMLE). With 4 swivels on reciever. With volley sight on the left hand side and rear sight graduated to 200 yards. Barrel bands of black coloured steel. Trigger damaged.

Techniques

Mass manufacture

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength28.54 in.
BarrelLength725 mm
OverallLength44.2 in.
OverallLength1125 mm
OverallWeight4 kg
OverallWeight8.7 lb oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number F0910

Calibre

0.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Ammunition indicator
CORDITE ONLY
Left side of breech
Stamped
View mark
Crown over BV (Birmingham)
Top left of breech
Stamped
Proof mark
Crown over a B, A2?
Breech
Stamped
Serial number
F0910 55
Right side of breech
Stamped

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