Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mannlicher

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mannlicher

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3029

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.6 mm, Case length: 53.4 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.62 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

37B A1

Associations

Places Netherlands

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.