Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9 mm Peterlongo

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9 mm Peterlongo

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3826

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and round nosed nickel jacketed soft nosed bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 82.3 mm, Case length: 71.2 mm, Bullet diameter: 8.83 mm

Calibre

9 x 71 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

( quartered by lines radiating from primer, with interlinked GR at 12 o'clock, andfive pointed star in other four quarters)

Associations

Places Austria

Notes

W.B Dixon, European sporting cartridges ,Vol.2
F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.