Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.903

Physical Description

Rimmed bottlenecked brass case containing cordite charge. Rim is heavily chamfered. A very large copper primer is fitted. The bullet is round nosed and nickel jacketed

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.05in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

B-07 VII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Refer to P.Labbett series of publications'The British .303.'