Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .375 in Magnum by Holland and Holland

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .375 in Magnum by Holland and Holland

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1782

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimmed, tapered bottlenecked brass case with a very large brass primer. The bullet is pointed, copper jacketed and heas a separate copper tip. It is retained by three stab crimps just below the casemouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.91in
OverallLength3.79in

Calibre

.375 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 375 MAGNUM

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem Hist & Dev of S.A.A Vol 3, p122.