Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Date

1938

Object Number

XX.1974

Provenance

Stores.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer, sealed with black lacquer. The bullet is a nickel jacketed spitzer, sealed with a rolled crimp

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 77.2 mm, Case length: 55.2 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.69 mm

Calibre

7.5 x 55 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

D A 12 38 (Munitionsfabrik Altdorf/Dornach)

Associations

Places Switzerland

Notes

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