Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mauser

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mauser

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.333

Provenance

J. Gooding collection, purchased November 1983

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer. The conical bullet is nickel jacketed, and has a lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 85 mm, Case length: 61 mm, Bullet diameter: 8 mm

Calibre

8 x 60 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges.