Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .220 in Swift Super Speed

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .220 in Swift Super Speed

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.583

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked, tapered, semi-rimmed brass case with a large primer. The bullet is pointed copper jacketed hollow point

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength2.54in

Calibre

.220 in

Inscriptions and Marks

SUPER SPEED 220 SWIFT

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
C.V.Hamilton, U.S. Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartidges.