Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Eley

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm Eley

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5513

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a small copper primer and long round nosed nickel jacketed bullet with lead tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.9 mm, Case length: 52.9 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.57 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 53 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY 6.5 m/m

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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