Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1971

Object Number

XX.1945

Provenance

Private donation, June 1991

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large staked brass primer, sealed with green lacquer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:3.02 in, C/Length:2.21 in, B/Diam:0.31 in.

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

HXP 71

Associations

Places Greece

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
White & Munhall. Cartridge Headstamps.