Object Title

Centrefire six-shot target revolver - Webley Mk.IV

Centrefire six-shot target revolver - Webley Mk.IV

Date

1957

Object Number

XII.11083

Provenance

Purchased in auction from Weller and Dufty, Birmingham, lot no.1040, sale no. 11577. 20th August 1997. Previously in the Webley & Scott factory collection.

Physical Description

The very first Mk.IV .32 target model and the very first to use the B prefix serial number, in this case B0 .
It is blued overall with a two piece moulded plastic grip. The barrel is fitted with adjustable fore and back sights

Dimensions

BarrelLength152mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number B0

Calibre

.32 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs

Associations

Notes

The B prefix was introduced 4th June 1957. B0 was followed by B00 (also in the collection, XII.11086) and B01.