Chinese AKM 56-1 Automatic Rifle

Chinese AKM 56-1 Automatic Rifle

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Object Name
rifle, automatic
Other Terms
Rifle; Firearms; Center Fire; 7.62Mm
Date made
1980 - 1996
place made
People's Republic of China
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
overall length: 87.7 cm; x 34 1/2 in
barrel length: 42.8 cm; x 16 7/8 in
overall, rifle: 34 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in; 87.63 cm x 9.2075 cm
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accession number
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National Museum of American History
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