Object Title

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

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

Date

1930

Object Number

XX.1958

Provenance

Private donation

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed nickel case with an empty primer pocket.The case has three vertical flutes, each red painted. The bullet is a nickel jacketed spitzer retained by three stab crimps

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.22in
BarrelLength3.5in
OverallLength3in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K L VI

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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