Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm Mauser

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm Mauser

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3834

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with no primer in an unfinished primer pocket. Bullet is of the brenneke Torpedo type having a soft point. Converted from an 8 x 75 mm case

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 91.8 mm, Case length: 74.3 mm, Bullet diameter: 9.27 mm

Calibre

9.3 x 74 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

MEN 8X75RS V

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

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