Object Title

Centrefire drill cartridge - 9 mm Drill Mk. II

Centrefire drill cartridge - 9 mm Drill Mk. II

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.1381

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimless nickel case with small empty primer socket, filled with red paint. There are three vertical flutes on the case, also red painted. The conical bullet is copper jacketed.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter8.98mm
CaseLength19.1mm
OverallLength29.5mm

Calibre

9 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

RG 53 9MM D2

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

P.Labbett.Military Small Arms Ammunition,.