Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Savage Hi-Power

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Savage Hi-Power

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5514

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked tapered rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 68.6 mm, Case length: 51.7 mm, Bullet Diam: 5.63 mm

Calibre

.22 in (5.6 x 52 mm R)

Inscriptions and Marks

PS 5.6X52R

Associations

Places Spain [?]

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.