Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - FN Browning Model 35 HP, Gold Classic

Centrefire self-loading pistol - FN Browning Model 35 HP, Gold Classic

Date

1985

Object Number

XII.11428

Provenance

Transferred to the Royal Armouries via the National Museums Consortium from the Home Office Firearms Compensation Scheme, 1997, April 2001

Physical Description

Engraved overall with acanthus leaves set in a satin finish. There is a portrait of John Browning, and an eagle attacking a cat set in gold. The grips are of wood and a gold trigger is fitted.
It is no. 344 of the 500 made

Dimensions

BarrelLength4.7 in
BarrelLength119 mm
OverallLength200 mm
OverallWeight0.93 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 245GC344

Calibre

9 x 19 mm Parabellum

Inscriptions and Marks

Liege proof marks

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

Very rare