Object Title

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .30 in Remington Auto

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .30 in Remington Auto

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3466

Provenance

London Proof House collection purchased 12/08/1999

Physical Description

A rimless, bottlenecked brass cartridge, with a large copper primer, covered with a purple laquered stripe. The bullet is a round nosed, nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.05in
OverallLength2.52in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

UMC 30 REM

Associations

Places America

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development of Small Arms Ammn. Vol 3
F.Barnes, Cartridges of the World
J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.G. Cartridges
Jenselink & Wanting, Patronen
Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide