A Hammerli Model 4 HS 03 .177 Calibre Target Air Rifle.
Manufactured by Hammerli in the German Democratic Republic circa 1973 -1975 a short production run for this particular model.
This is a side lever operated rifle with a tap loading port similar to a Webley mark 3 or BSA air sporter rifle
The rifle features a solid bar under the barrel which acts as a barrel weight.
This rifle has its original front and rear sights and the top of the chamber has grooves for 12mm scope mounts.
The blueing on the barrel and action is in good condition and the stock which is stained beech is in good order also with no splits or cracks there are marks from usage but nothing serious.
It cocks and fires with no issues and is a very good example of a not to common early 1970’s Eastern bloc target rifle.