Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 Jeffery

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 Jeffery

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3688

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a very large brass primer. The bullet is a conical, nickel jacketred type with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.5in
CaseLength2.74in
OverallLength3.44in

Calibre

.500 in

Inscriptions and Marks

0.5

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.