Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm by DWM

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm by DWM

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3175

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a small brass primer and comparatively small round nosed nickel jacketed bullet, with a hollow point.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 68.2 mm, Case length: 53.8 mm, Bullet Diam: 6.51 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

K DWM K 475A

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F. Datig, DWM Cartridges. Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.