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ID number ART03605.016.003
Title Service rifle
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made c. 1915
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 10.5 x 16.5 cm


Sketch on a leaf torn from a small sketchpad depicting a rough study of an SMLE (Short Magazine Lee Enfield), which was carried by Australian soldiers during the First World War.