Object Title

Centrefire proof cartridge

Centrefire proof cartridge

Date

1944

Object Number

XX.1686

Provenance

Private donation, June 1990

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked steel case with large brass primer. The case has a small hole drilled in it. The copper jacketed bullet is of a spitzer type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 80.6 mm, Case length: 57 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.18 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

44 cg St* 5

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.