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

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

Calibre

.275 in

Inscriptions and Marks

HOFFMAN 275 MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

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