Object Title

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - 7 mm Magnum

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - 7 mm Magnum

Date

1920

Object Number

XX.5563

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, 27/05/2001

Physical Description

A rimmed, bottlenecked brass cartridge, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 82.7 mm, Case length: 63.2 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.29 mm

Calibre

7 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development of Small Arms Ammn. Vol 3
F.Barnes, Cartridges of the World