Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in Kynoch Long

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in Kynoch Long

Date

1920

Object Number

XX.1917

Physical Description

A very long slightly tapered rimmed brass case with a very large copper primer. The bullet is conical nickel jacketed and is retained by three short stab crimps at the case neck.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.455 in
CaseLength3.25 in
OverallLength4.12 in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Kynoch 450

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of S.A.A. Vol 3.