Chinese AKM Type 56 Automatic Rifle with Folding Bayonet

Chinese AKM Type 56 Automatic Rifle with Folding Bayonet

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Object Name
Assault Rifle
rifle, automatic
Other Terms
Assault Rifle; Firearms; 7.62 X 39Mm
place made
People's Republic of China
Physical Description
metal, steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 87 cm; x 34 1/4 in
barrel length: 40 cm; x 15 3/4 in
overall, rifle: 34 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 86.6775 cm x 6.0325 cm
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Credit Line
United States Department of Defense. Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs. International Security Affairs
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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