Object Title

Packet - 8 mm Blank Kropatschek

Packet - 8 mm Blank Kropatschek

Date

1904

Object Number

XX.3428

Provenance

Purchased 2/08/1999

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a round nosed light wooden projectile

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 81.74 mm, Case length: 56.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.28 mm

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

** PA 1904 Packet: Cream stiff paper, secured with string. Black print: FABRICA DE POLVORA EM BARCARENA 10 CARTUCHOS COM BALA SIMULA 8mm/89

Associations

Places Portugal

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
Lenselink, Wanting & deHek. Patronen
J.Huon. Military Rifle & MAchine Gun Ammo.
Munhall & White. Cartridge Headstamp Guide