Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Short Range

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7.5 mm Short Range

Date

1965

Object Number

XX.4252

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless alloy case with a large copper primer and extended case neck. A small wooden bullet is just visible protruding through the case mouth. The lower part of the case has been machine cross-hatched and is painted blue

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 69.4 mm, Case length: 67.6 mm

Calibre

7.5 x 54 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

7 DT 65

Associations

Places France

Notes

JEan Huon. Military rifle & machine gun cartridges.