Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1918

Object Number

XX.2019

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is a nickel jacketed spitzer, retained by three stab crimps.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter7.9 mm
CaseLength56.1 mm
OverallLength77.2 mm

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KN 18 VII (Kings Norton.)

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
Munhall & White, Cart. Headstamp Guide.