Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .275 in Hoffman Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .275 in Hoffman Magnum

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3265

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless belted, tapered bottlenecked brass case, with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a tapered copper jacketed type with a round nose and small lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28 in
CaseLength2.49 in
OverallLength3.34 in

Calibre

.275 in

Inscriptions and Marks

HOFFMAN 275 MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.