Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 4.85 mm Tracer

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 4.85 mm Tracer

Date

1977

Object Number

XX.4215

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a small brass primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type with a red tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 62.1 mm, Case length: 48.9 mm, Bullet diameter: 4.95 mm

Calibre

4.85 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

RG 77 4.85

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.