Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action sniper rifle - Enfield No.4 Mk.I/2 (T)

Centrefire bolt-action sniper rifle - Enfield No.4 Mk.I/2 (T)

Date

1962

Object Number

XII.10711

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading 17th August 1995.

Physical Description

Standard pattern No4, but modified with an accurised barrel, wooden cheek piece and fitted with mounts on the left receiver to accept a No32, MkIII telescopic sight. The rifle has been completely refinished at the arsenal of Ishapore, being one of a number sold as surplus to the Indian government. The telescopic sight is a newly manufactured MkIII

Dimensions

BarrelLength25.39 inches
BarrelLength645 mm
OverallLength1136 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number A0052T

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Left receiver: No4 Mk1/2 T A0052T Right receiver: FR 1962 RFI

Associations

Places India