11mm Mauser Headstamp for K


#1

I need help to id. this headstamp the cartridge is a 11mm Mauser M 1871-84
but who made it.
Regard
Torben


#2

K


#3

That is the German Royal Arsenal at Erfurt.


#4

Perhaps is this small list usefully for identification from the M71, M71/84 cases made until 1889.

First Imports from Austria and England; 2 part case

Case with a ring in the base; National Arms & Ammunition Co. Birmingham
CR; Roth Vienna

2 part case

S A P B; Small Arms & Metal Co. Birmingham
K C P B; Kynoch & Co. Birmingham

1 part case, Military head stamp.

Import from Austria and England;

S A ; Small Arms & Metal Co. Birmingham
N A; National Arms & Ammunition Co. Birmingham
CR; Roth Vienna

State factory


#5

You might want to get a copy of Dr. Windisch’s book on the 11mm Mauser from the German club. Lots of nice colorfull pictures.