Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm M-53

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm M-53

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2980

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless brass case with large brass primer, and black painted base. The bullet is a pointed nickel jacketed type, and the casemouth is sealed with wax

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 52.4 mm, Case length: 37.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.57 mm

Calibre

7.5 x 37 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

TT 6 53

Associations

Places Switzerland

Bibliographic References

P.Labbett,Military Small Arms Ammu nition 1945-80. J.Huon, Military Rifle & Machine gun Ammo. F.G.Barnes, Cartidges of the World Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide.