Object Title

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank by Fabrique Nationale

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank by Fabrique Nationale

Date

1960

Object Number

XX.1938

Provenance

Found in stores.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. sealed with purple lacquer. The case mouth is closed with a rose crimp, but is full length to enable the cartridge to function in machine guns. The crimp is sealed with red paint

Dimensions

OverallLength2.75 in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

F * N

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.