Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .297/.230 in Morris Short

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .297/.230 in Morris Short

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1445

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A small, squat rimmed brass case with a bottleneck. A small copper primer is fitted. The bullet is conical and solid lead

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength0.58in
OverallLength0.86in

Calibre

.230 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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