Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. V Cordite

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. V Cordite

Date

1912

Object Number

XX.2055

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass berdan primer. The bullet is a conical nickel jacketed hollow point, having an 0.09 in tube in the cavity

Dimensions

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

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

C K V

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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