Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300 in Holland Belted Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300 in Holland Belted Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.628

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A long, bottlenecked rimless, belted brass case with a large nickel primer. The bullet is conical, copper jacketed, with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.84in
OverallLength3.6in

Calibre

.300 in

Inscriptions and Marks

300 WESTERN H & H MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol3.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.