Object Title

Rimfire six-shot target revolver - Smith & Wesson Model 17-4 (K-22 Masterpiece)

Rimfire six-shot target revolver - Smith & Wesson Model 17-4 (K-22 Masterpiece)

Date

1978

Object Number

XII.11193

Provenance

Presented by Norethumbria Police, Ponteland, Northumberland. 24th October 1999. Police number. 2192.

Physical Description

Blued overall with a two piece chequred wooden grip. It is fitted with an micro adjustable backsight.
The K-22 changed to a numeric designation in 1957 and started life around 1948

Dimensions

BarrelLength152mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 25K2515

Calibre

.22 in Long Rifle

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proof marks and date stamp for 1978

Associations

Places USA