Vintage box of 20 factory new NORMA unprimed 6.5 Carcano (also known as the 6.5×52 mm, 6.5×52 mm Parravicini–Carcano or 6.5×52mm Mannlicher–Carcano) brass rifle cases, packaged from bulk
Odd numbers of cartridge cases is the result of bulk bagging. Bulk brass is sold in barrels, generally by weight and it is not uncommon for odd number of pieces remain.
HISTORY: The 6.5 Carcano is known in America as the 6.5mm Italian ( also known as also known as the 6.5×52 mm, 6.5×52 mm Parravicini–Carcano or 6.5×52mm Mannlicher–Carcano). Designed as an infantry cartridge and adopted by the Italian Army in 1891 for use in the the Model 1891 Carcano rifle.