Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.65 mm Mauser by UMC Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.65 mm Mauser by UMC Co

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.891

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked, tapered, rimless brass case with a large primer. The bullet is an elongated round nosed nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 77.9 mm, Case length: 53.4 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.82 mm

Calibre

7.65 x 53 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

UMC 7.65

Associations

Places America

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol 3.
J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
C.V.Hamilton, U.S. Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartidges.