Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in WI Armour Piercing

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in WI Armour Piercing

Date

1939

Object Number

XX.2034

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer sealed with green lacquer. The bullet is a steel cored nickel jacketed spitzer

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength3.01in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R L 1939 WI

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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