Object Title

Cartridge box - 7.62 mm

Cartridge box - 7.62 mm

Date

1985

Object Number

XX.2263

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 20 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimless bottlenecked brass case with a large brass primer.The bullet is pointed and copper jacketed

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length: C/Length: B/Diam:

Calibre

7.62 x 39 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: 10/85 The box is

Associations

Places Russia

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
G.Hoyem, History & Development ofSmall Arms Ammo. Vol .