Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by DWM

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by DWM

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3148

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and black laquered primer annulus. The bullet is pointed copper jacketed with a lead tip.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 84.3 mm, Case length: 63.3 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.76 mm

Calibre

7.62 x 63 mm _ (.30-06 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

DWM K 379E K

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.