Object Title

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - 7.92 mm Drill Mauser by Fabrique Nationale

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - 7.92 mm Drill Mauser by Fabrique Nationale

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2435

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and round nosed brass bullet with a very heavy neck crimp The case has four deep crimps

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 81.9 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.09 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

F N 53

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

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