Object Title

Centrefire proof cartridge - 9 mm Mannlicher Schoenauer

Centrefire proof cartridge - 9 mm Mannlicher Schoenauer

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3474

Provenance

London Proof House collection purchased 12/08/1999

Physical Description

A rimless, bottlenecked brass cartridge, with a large brass primer, covered with a purple laquered stripe. The bullet is a round nosed nickel jacketed type.

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length: 80.0 mm, C/Length: 56.2 mm, B/Diam : 8.90 mm

Calibre

9 x 56 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

DWM K 491 K E

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development of Small Arms Ammn. Vol 3
F.Barnes, Cartridges of the World
J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.G. Cartridges
Jenselink & Wanting, Patronen
Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide