Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .297/.250 in Rook

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .297/.250 in Rook

Date

1900

Object Number

XX.1452

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A short rimmed brass case with an acute taper. It has a very small copper primer. The bullet is conical lead

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.24in
CaseLength0.81in
OverallLength1.08in

Calibre

.297/.250 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K 297 250

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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