Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .298 in Minex

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .298 in Minex

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1470

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed brass case with a small copper primer.There is a very faint bottleneck. The round nosed bullet is lead with a brass nose

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.29in
CaseLength1.36in
OverallLength1.8in

Calibre

.298 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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