Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Experimental

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Experimental

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.3157

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked semi-rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The case is similar to that of the .303, but is shorter. The round nosed copper bullet has a lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 59.8 mm, Case length: 50.1 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.21 mm

Calibre

7 x 50 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

K 16 [KYNOCH 1916]

Associations

Places Finland

Notes

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