Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 in B. P. Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 in B. P. Express by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1620

Provenance

P.Budgen collection

Physical Description

A long tapered rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The caseneck has three light stab crimps. The bullet is a conical solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.497 in
CaseLength3.25 in
OverallLength3.88 in

Calibre

.500 x 3 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH .500

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist and Dev of S.A.A. Vol 3.p52.