Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading sleeve gun - Mk. I Sleeve Gun

Centrefire breech-loading sleeve gun - Mk. I Sleeve Gun

Date

1944

Object Number

XXX.165

Provenance

Presented by the Ministry of Defence

Physical Description

Made by BSA, the Mark I single shot pistol is distinguishable from the Mk.II by the exterior trigger tube. The pistol is suppressed and has the trigger near the muzzle. It is unused, with the silencer baffles intact

Dimensions

OverallLength228mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 75

Calibre

7.65 mm (.32 in)

Associations

Places Britain