Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Short Mauser by DWM

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Short Mauser by DWM

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.191

Provenance

J. Gooding collection. Nov 1983

Physical Description

Rimless brass case with acute bottleneck. A large brass primer is fitted. The bullet is copper jacketed with a flat lead nose.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 67.89 mm, Case length: 53.68 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.54 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

6.5mm DWM

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C. Barnes 'Cartridges' p.243