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

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

Calibre

.230 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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