Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-40 Blake by UMC

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-40 Blake by UMC

Date

1901

Object Number

XX.403

Provenance

J.Gooding collection.NOV 1983

Physical Description

Rimless bottlenecked brass case with a large brass primer. The edge of the rim is bevelled. The bullet is a round nosed nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3 in
CaseLength2.31 in
OverallLength3.08 in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

U.M.C 30 USA

Associations

Places America

Notes

Attached data sheets and H.Logan 'Cartridges' p.116