Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 8 mm Mannlicher

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3044

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed,copper washed, steel jacketed Spitzer type

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall: 75.91 mm, Case: 55.82 mm, Bullet Diam: 8.32 mm

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

HA (superimposed) * * 4

Associations

Places Hungary

Bibliographic References

P.Labbett,Military Small Arms Ammu nition 1945-80. J.Huon, Military Rifle & Machine gun Ammo. F.G.Barnes, Cartidges of the World Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide.