Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Drill Mauser

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.92 mm Drill Mauser

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2440

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless nickel case with an empty red painted primer pocket and pointed nickel jacketed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 80 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.09 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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