Object Title

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

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

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.1444

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A very short rimmed bottlenecked brass case with a small copper primer. The conical lead bullet is hollow pointed

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22 in
CaseLength0.58 in
OverallLength0.85 in

Calibre

.230 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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