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Colt AR-15 A2, Sporter II

Colt AR-15 A2, Sporter II

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Object Name
Rifle, Automatic
rifle, semiautomatic
Colt's Firearms Division
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
nylon (overall material)
black (overall color)
overall length: 99 cm; x 39 in
barrel length: 20 in; x 50.8 cm
overall: 40 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 102.235 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
serial number
SP 308470
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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