Object Title

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - .303 in G Mk. II Flame Tracer

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - .303 in G Mk. II Flame Tracer

Date

1939

Object Number

XX.1946

Provenance

Private donation, June 1991

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. sealed with red lacquer. The bullet is nickel jacketed spitzer, with a single cannelure

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31 in
CaseLength2.21 in
OverallLength3.02 in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K 39 GII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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