Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1944

Object Number

XX.1939

Provenance

Found in stores.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer retained by three long stab crimps

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.03in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R L 1944 VII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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