Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in C II Cordite

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in C II Cordite

Date

1910

Object Number

XX.2058

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass berdan primer, slightly recessed. The rim is bevelled. The bullet is a conical nickel jacketed type, and is retained by three stab crimps.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.07in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KN C II (Kings Norton.)

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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