Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .308 in Heavy Match Winchester by RWS

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .308 in Heavy Match Winchester by RWS

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2074

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer, with a slightly hollow pointed,flattened tip

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 74.6 mm, Case length: 51 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.8 mm

Calibre

.308 in Winchester (7.62 x 51 mm)

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 308W

Associations

Places America

Notes

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