Object Title

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

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

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2004

Provenance

Purchased 25 June 1991.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with an empty primer pocket. There are three vertical flutes on the case. The bullet is a purple painted wood type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.29in
CaseLength2.17in
OverallLength3.04in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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