Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Brenneke

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Brenneke

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5482

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A long, tapered bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a small copper primer and nickel jacketed pointed bullet, with a step just beneath the conical lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 84 mm, Case length: 64.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.12 mm

Calibre

7 x 65 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 7 X 65 R Br

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.