Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm Sauer

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm Sauer

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5497

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A tapered bottlnecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer and comical nickle jacketed bullet, with a lead tip. The case neck has a split in it

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 89.7 mm, Case length: 71.8 mm, Bullet diameter: 9.21 mm

Calibre

9.3 x 72 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

GECADO * S & S *

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.