Ignition cartridge

I have found this cartridge, and I think it is a ignition cartridge for a mortar, but can anybody help me with more information?
Thanks in advance.


Lars, this one is a German mortar propelling cartridge for 50mm projectiles.

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I think the cartridge comes from WASAG, Reinsdorf. Made in 1943


Thanks Alex and dutch, nice to know.