Object Title

Centrefire rifle dummy cartridge - 7.92 mm Dummy Mauser

Centrefire rifle dummy cartridge - 7.92 mm Dummy Mauser

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2795

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with six deep flutes along the case body. There is no primer, only a small apeture and a hollow brass, slightly round nosed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 80.3 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.09 mm

Calibre

7.92 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Ex 39 P S*

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

D.W.Kent, German 7.9mm Military Ammunition.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.