Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in Black Powder Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in Black Powder Express by Kynoch

Date

1903

Object Number

XX.1632

Physical Description

Rimmed tapered brass case with large copper primer and three stab crimps. The bullet is lead with a hollow point and is fitted with a copper plug. It has two grease grooves. _ _

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.563 in
CaseLength2.983 in
OverallLength3.625 in

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 577

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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