Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - 7.62 mm Pieper by UMC Co

Centrefire pistol cartridge - 7.62 mm Pieper by UMC Co

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.288

Physical Description

Rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with the nickel jacketed flat nosed bullet totally enclosed within the lip of the case mouth. The primer is copper, and of small size.

Dimensions

CaseLength1.61 in
OverallLength1.61 in

Calibre

7.62 x 41 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

U.M.C.PIEPER

Associations

Places America

Notes

Hogg & Weeks 'Military Small Arms of C20th' 1973, p278.