Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Date

1923

Object Number

XX.1973

Provenance

Stores.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer, sealed with black lacquer. The bullet is a conical nickel jacketed type. The casemoputh is sealed with clear wax

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 77.5 mm, Case length: 55.5 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.62 mm

Calibre

7.5 x 55 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

T T 12 23 (Munitionsfabrik Thun/Selve Thun)

Associations

Places Switzerland

Notes

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