East German SKS Semiautomatic Rifle

East German SKS Semiautomatic Rifle

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Object Name
Rifle, Assault
rifle, semiautomatic
Other Terms
Rifle, Assault; Firearms; 7.62 X 39Mm
associated dates
1982 01 01+ / 1982 01 01+, 1983 12 31- / 1983 12 31-
Palestine Liberation Organization
associated place
Israel: Northern, Galilee
Physical Description
metal, steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 102.5 cm; x 40 3/8 in
barrel length: 25 in; x 63.5 cm
overall: 41 in x 2 5/8 in; 104.14 cm x 6.6675 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
serial number
60 E6014
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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