Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 in Nitro Express for Black Powder by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500 in Nitro Express for Black Powder by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1616

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A long slightly rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The conical lead bullet is hollow pointed with a copper cap covering the orifice. The bullet is retained by three stab crimps

Calibre

.500 x 3 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH L 500 C

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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