Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 6.5 mm

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3899

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and round nosed steel jacketed full patch bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 51.6 mm, Case length: 41.4 mm, Bullet diameter: 6.35 mm

Calibre

6.5 x 41 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

PS * * 6.5 X 41 R

Associations

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.