Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher

Date

1935

Object Number

XX.153

Provenance

J.Gooding collection. November 1983

Physical Description

Straight,rimmed bottlenecked brass case,with a short neck. A large countersunk brass primer is fitted. The bullet is a round-nosed nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.17 mm, Case length: 50.51 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.12mm

Calibre

8 x 50 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

P 1935

Associations

Places Austria

Notes

F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges'p.193