Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Mauser

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Mauser

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2434

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and pointed nickel jacketed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 78.5 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.09 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

11 11 S DM

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

D.W.Kent, German 7.9mm Military Ammunition.