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    Headstamp n primer marking help please

    Hello everyone
    Ive just cleaned a trench arted cartridge (Engraved with chinese style dragons) for a neighbour and wondered if someone could id the stamps on the cartridge base please
    The mouth of the cartridge measures approx 75mm
    The primer is marked 13 - 10 is this the dates 1913 or 1910 ????
    The base has a small stamp of GC

    Thanks for looking
    Allan
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    Looks like a 75x278R, made by the Grammophone Company for Belgium.

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    Beaten by Alpini ,but was going to say the primer looks Belgian
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    And I would go for Belgium as well ;-).
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    Thanks to all for the replies and id

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