Chinese Type 53 Bolt Action Rifle, with Folding Bayonet

Chinese Type 53 Bolt Action Rifle, with Folding Bayonet

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Object Name
rifle, bolt action
Other Terms
Rifle; Firearms; 7.62 X 54Mm
Date made
associated dates
1982 01 01+ / 1982 01 01+, 1983 12 31- / 1983 12 31-
Palestine Liberation Organization
place made
People's Republic of China
associated place
Israel: Northern, Galilee
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
overall length: 133 cm; x 52 3/8 in
overall, with bayonet extended: 52 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 133.985 cm x 8.89 cm
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catalog number
accession number
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Credit Line
United States Department of Defense. International Security Affairs. Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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