Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 Mk. VII B Incendiary

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 Mk. VII B Incendiary

Date

1944

Object Number

XX.2048

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer sealed with blue lacquer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3 in
CaseLength2.21 in
OverallLength3.02 in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

SR 44 BVII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
This cartridge has had the Incendiary bullet replaced with a Ball one.