Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mauser

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Mauser

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.3173

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large nickel primer and nickel jacketed bullet, with a rounf, yellow plastic tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 75 mm, Case length: 54.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.65 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 55 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

NORMA 6.5 x 55

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol1
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.