Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - 7 mm Kynoch

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2002

Provenance

Purchased 25.6.91

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is a spitzer copper jacketed type, with a separate copper tip, designed to aid expansion upon impact

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 78 mm, Case length: 56.7 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.18 mm

Calibre

7 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 7mm

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol 3. F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.