Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Vom Hofe Super Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Vom Hofe Super Express

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3887

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and pointed copper jacketed soft point bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 96.52 mm, Case length: 74.89 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.2 mm

Calibre

7 x 75 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

W.Gehmann v.Hofe7x75RS.E.

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.