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Help me to identify this 90 MM Shell Casing

Article about: Headstamps: 90MM NR 5499 A1, any similar type reference ? Where is it from MMJ-1-1 ? The primer NR 494 BMP -3- 2 4- 77 ? manufactured in 1977 ? Thanks in advance, Your help is much appreciat

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    Headstamps:
    90MM NR 5499 A1, any similar type reference ?
    Where is it from MMJ-1-1 ?

    The primer
    NR 494
    BMP -3-
    2
    4- 77 ? manufactured in 1977 ?

    Thanks in advance, Your help is much appreciated !

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum.

    Made in 1978. The legend on the side looks like the
    shell is a commemorative of an event - likely the
    reason it was plated - plus the AFV it was fired
    from and the date.........
    Regards,


    Steve.

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