Chinese Type 53 Bolt Action Rifle, with Folding Bayonet

Date Made: 1955Associated Dates: 1982 01 01+ / 1982 01 01+, 1983 12 31- / 1983 12 31-

User: Palestine Liberation Organization

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: People's Republic of ChinaAssociated Place: Israel: Northern, Galilee

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Credit Line: United States Department of Defense. International Security Affairs. Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1990.0514.13Catalog Number: 1990.0514.13Accession Number: 1990.0514Serial Number: 1311834

Object Name: Riflerifle, bolt actionOther Terms: Rifle; Firearms; 7.62 X 54Mm

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal, steel (overall material)Measurements: overall length: 133 cm; x 52 3/8 inoverall, with bayonet extended: 52 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 133.985 cm x 8.89 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-43f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1079959

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