Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 10.2 mm Swiss M-17 Target

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 10.2 mm Swiss M-17 Target

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3883

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer and pointed nickel jacketed bullet, with a flat tip and stepped profile

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 62.3 mm, Case length: 45.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 10.4 mm

Calibre

10.2 x 46 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

5 T A 19

Associations

Places Switzerland

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.