Object Title

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - .303 in Drill Mk. VIII

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - .303 in Drill Mk. VIII

Date

1940

Object Number

XX.1951

Provenance

Private donation, June 1991

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with an empty primer pocket. The case has three vertical flutes down its length. The bullet is soft wood, and red painted

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3 in
CaseLength2.17 in
OverallLength3.04 in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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