Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher-Schoenauer by DWM

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher-Schoenauer by DWM

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5503

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless copper case with a large brass primer and long nickel jacketed bullet. With round lead tip.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.3 mm, Case length: 56 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.16 mm

Calibre

8 x 56 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

DWM 8 X 56 MS

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol