Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .600 Nitro Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .600 Nitro Express by Kynoch

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.1635

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A long slightly tapered brass case with a thick rim. The bullet is nickel jacketed round nosed with a lead tip. The large primer is copper

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.61in
CaseLength2.99in
OverallLength3.53in

Calibre

.600 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH .600

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See: G.Hoyem. The history and development of the cartridge. Vol 3.