8 x 50R Mannlicher

I have what appears to be a normal ball 8 x 50 R Mannlicher, but on the H/S there is a circle below the 14 and a dot? between the 1 and the /. Can anyone tell me the significance of these?

Thanks

Ian

The dot usually indicates a reload,but I have never seen the circle

[quote=“ian jones”]I have what appears to be a normal ball 8 x 50 R Mannlicher, but on the H/S there is a circle below the 14 and a dot? between the 1 and the /. Can anyone tell me the significance of these?

Thanks

Ian[/quote]

Twice reload cartridge case