Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mannlicher

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mannlicher

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3028

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked blackened case, with a small brass primer. The bullet is a round nosed copper jacketed type.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.7 mm, Case length: 53.6 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.66 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

am St 43 23

Associations

Places Germany

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.