Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Model 1915 Bodeo type

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Model 1915 Bodeo type

Date

1920

Object Number

XII.11310

Provenance

Presented by the Home Office via the National Museums Consortium from the Amnesty 1996. Hertfordshire Police no.14.

Physical Description

Based on a Smith & Wesson top break design, this model was first made for the Italian Army 1914-18. (serial number beneath the right grip). The birdshead grip is characteristic

Dimensions

BarrelLength126mm
OverallLength248mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1067

Calibre

10.35 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham View and Proof marks

Associations

Places Spain, Eibar

Notes

originally assigned to M Class (M.496)