Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge

Centrefire rifle cartridge

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.156

Physical Description

A rimmed brass bottlenecked case with a Mauser 'A' type base, and a large brass primer. The bullet is a round nosed nickel jacketed type with a lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 60.51 mm, Case length: 46.71 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.77 mm

Calibre

9.5 x 47 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

H.UTENDOERFFER *NURNBERG*

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, 'Cartridges' p 259.