Object Title

Centrefire cartridge - 7.92 mm Armour Piercing Tropical

Centrefire cartridge - 7.92 mm Armour Piercing Tropical

Date

1942

Object Number

XX.1691

Provenance

Private donation, June 1990

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case with large brass primer. The copper jacketed spitzer bullet is sealed with black lacquer at the casemouth, and has a narrow green band around its body.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 80 mm, Case length: 57 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.01 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

avu S* 5 42

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

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