Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher-Schoenauer by UMC Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher-Schoenauer by UMC Co

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.306

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a long nickel jacketed type, with a round lead tip and single cannelure

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 81.2 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.06 mm

Calibre

8 x 56 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

REM-UMC 8mm

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.Datig, Cartridges Vol 1, p52.