Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Mauser AP

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Mauser AP

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2275

Provenance

G. Yannaghas July 1997

Physical Description

Brown cardboard box containing eight cartridged comprising a bottlenecked rimmed copper washed steel case with a large brass primer, sealed with red laquer. The bullet is copper jacketed spitzer

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 80.3 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.2 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Headstamp; 24 39 P249 1X91 Box; Patronen S. m. K. P249. 7. L. 39. White label, blue banded, black type

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.