Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Schmidt-Rubin

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.3159

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large staked brass primer, and flat nosed, lead tipped nickel jacketed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 74.7 mm, Case length: 53.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.21 mm

Calibre

7.5 x 53.5 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

SF 2-85 S 7.5 [Societe Francais des Munitions]

Associations

Places France

Notes

Jean Huon,Military rifle and machine gun cartridges.
F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.