Object details

Weapons and ammunition
Related period
First World War (association)
Union Metallic Cartidge Co (USA & Bridgeport, Connecticut)

Case: brass

Priming Cap: brass

Bullet Jacket: gilding metal


whole: length, overall : 77.8 mm length, case : 53.3 mm diameter, rim : 11.9 mm diameter, head : 11.9 mm diameter, shoulder : 10.8 mm diameter, neck : 8.6 mm diameter, bullet : 7.8 mm Calibre: 7.65 mm Belgian Mauser

Catalogue number
SAA 425

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