Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Schuler by RWS

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Schuler by RWS

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3172

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A large bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large nickel primer and comparatively small nickel jacketed bullet, with a lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 81.7 mm, Case length: 67.4 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.63 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 68 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 6.5x68

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol1
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.