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|2.7 m/m Kolibri||This little guy is the smallest center-fire cartridge ever made, ca 1913. Primer has been struck, but a nice clean example of a rare cartridge. Shown here between a dime and a .22 Short.||SOLD|
|6 m/m Lee
|Winchester. Five "WRACo 6 m/m U.S.N." headstamped Full Metal Jkt rds in orig clip. "Pat. Oct 8 95" stamped on clip base as it should be. Getting quite rare. Have seen the clips alone, w/o ctdgs, go for over $150 on more than one occasion. (Photo'd in shrink-wrap; pls ignore label removal mark)||
|6 m/m Lee||Winchester. Evidence that this was already a slow-selling (read: scarce) caliber by the early 1930s is the fact that this 11-15 dated front label is was over-printed in the late-'20s with "Staynless" then again in the early-'30s with "Non-Mercuric". Solid box w/ good color, no seam splits and all ctdgs native to the box. [Brightness along bottom edge of lid is reflection from shrink-wrap].||
|6.5 m/m Mannlicher-Schoenauer||Norma. Have 2 loadings: 156 gr round nose soft pts & 139 gr ptd SP semi-boat tail. Said to be the best sporting ammo out there. Clean, orig rds.||
|7.65 Roth-Sauer||Winchester. RARE caliber! I have seen exactly 3 boxes of this, EVER! Side label 65-70%. Though first loaded by Win in 1908, the primary (top) label graphics pre-date that by about 2 years. 23 original ctdgs remain.||
|UMC. Have 4 clean boxes: Black Pwdr, Berdan-primed ctdgs, all of which appear native to the box. Haven't had any of these on the site for about 15 years!||
12 m/m Shot
|S.F.M. (Fr). Black Powder, Shot ctdgs in a sealed packet of 10 (12?). Very clean & rarely seen.||
100 years of Winchester Cartridge Boxes, 1856-1956
One Hundred Years of Winchester Cartridge Boxes, 1856-1956