Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .333/.280 in Jeffrey

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .333/.280 in Jeffrey

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.143

Provenance

J. Gooding collection. Nov 1983

Physical Description

Straight, rimless brass case with an acute bottleneck. A large brass primer is fitted. The bullet is nickel jacketed, with a pointed tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength2.45in
OverallLength3.2in

Calibre

.333/.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.333 JEFFREY

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Jeffery and similar sporting rifles.
G. Hoyem. vol III p.148