Welcome to the Inert Ordnance Collectors.
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Caernarfon
    Posts
    71
    Thanks
    34
    Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts

    Headstamp Identification/Interpretation

    Another go, hopefully with the pictures this time!!

    Any help with the interpretation of this 2 headstamps would be much appreciated, both are 7.62mm Ball cartridges.

    Arabic HdStamps_edited-1.jpg

    Regards

    John P

  2. #2
    Premium Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    England
    Posts
    332
    Thanks
    187
    Thanked 152 Times in 98 Posts
    The one on the left I think should be 7.65x53 Mauser. It's Turkish manufacture in approx 1907-08. (Arabic year 1325 ١٣٢٥)

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to reccetrooper For This Useful Post:

    John P (12th August 2017)

  4. #3
    Premium Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    England
    Posts
    332
    Thanks
    187
    Thanked 152 Times in 98 Posts
    The one in the right I think should be 7.5x54 French MAS. Syrian dated 1957 (٥٧)

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to reccetrooper For This Useful Post:

    John P (12th August 2017)

  6. #4
    Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Caernarfon
    Posts
    71
    Thanks
    34
    Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts
    Reccetrooper, many thanks for these 2 replies

 

 

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Back to top