Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Fraser Nitro

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Fraser Nitro

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1885

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimmed , tapered brass case with a small copper primer. The bullet is conical nickel jacketed with a hollow pointed lead tip and five spiral slots cut in the bullet body to aid expansion. The bullet is retained by a heavy neck crimp.

Calibre

.360 x 2 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

FRASER EDINBURGH

Associations

Notes

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