Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm by RWS

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 9.3 mm by RWS

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3955

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A straight rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and flat nosed nickel jacketed soft point bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 85 mm, Case length: 71.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 9.32 mm

Calibre

9.3 x 72 mm R

Inscriptions and Marks

R W S . . 9.3 X 72 R

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.