Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in B. P. Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in B. P. Express by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1628

Provenance

P.Budgen collection.

Physical Description

Large slightly tapered rimmed brass case with a large copper primer.The caseneck has three shallow stab crimps. The conical lead bullet is hollow with a copper plug, and single grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.583in
CaseLength2.74in
OverallLength3.36in

Calibre

.577 x 2 3/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH .577

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G Hoyem. Hist and Dev of S.A.A. Vol 3.