Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Mauser by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Mauser by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.3155

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and copper jacketed bullet, with a flat nosed lead tip. The case has a laquer seal around the neck, and this possibly denotes a cartridge for tropical use

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 78.1 mm, Case length: 56.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.20 mm

Calibre

7 x 57 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 7mm

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.