Object Title

Centrefire machine gun tracer cartridge - 14.5 mm KPV AP Tracer

Centrefire machine gun tracer cartridge - 14.5 mm KPV AP Tracer

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2228

Provenance

Given by Metropolitan Police, 10 March 1997

Physical Description

A large rimless bottlenecked laquered steel case with a very large primer
The bullet is pointed, copper jacketed type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Case length: 113.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 14.5 mm

Calibre

14.5 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

77 17 * Bullet is red/black painted, with red lquered seal at casemouth

Associations

Places Russia

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.