Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.62 mm Tracer

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.62 mm Tracer

Date

1968

Object Number

XX.1991

Provenance

Purchased 25 June 1990.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer, with a red band around the neck, and a green tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.9 mm, Case length: 53.6 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.75 mm

Calibre

7.62 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

188 68

Associations

Places Russia

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
Official Guide to Small Cal. Ammo .U.S Defence Dept.