Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.62 mm Gallery Practice

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.62 mm Gallery Practice

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2843

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless blackened case with a large brass primer and round nosed, green painted lightweight bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 55.2 mm, Case length: 38.5 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.89 mm

Calibre

7.62 x 39 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

05 98

Associations

Places Finland

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.