Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Sauer

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Sauer

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5518

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked slightly tapered rimmed brass case with a small brass primer and flat nosed conical lead bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 84.5 mm, Case length: 72 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.20 mm

Calibre

8 x 72 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

H UTENDORFER U

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol