Object Title

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - 7.62 mm Blank

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - 7.62 mm Blank

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2893

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed blackened steel case with a very large brass primer and rose crimped case mount

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 72.6 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.82 mm

Calibre

7.62 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

nny

Associations

Places Yugoslavia

Notes

Jean Huon,Military rifle and machine gun cartridges.
F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.