Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 11 mm M1871/89 Spanish Remington

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 11 mm M1871/89 Spanish Remington

Date

1899

Object Number

XX.5623

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A tapered, rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and pointed brass jacketed bullet with a flat nose.The case neck is split

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 76.8 mm, Case length: 57.1 mm, Bullet diameter: 11 mm

Calibre

11 x 57 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

S A 99 6

Associations

Places Spain

Notes

Jean Huon,Military rifle and machine gun cartridges.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.