Object Title

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - .303 in Mk. VI G Day Tracer

Centrefire rifle tracer cartridge - .303 in Mk. VI G Day Tracer

Date

1943

Object Number

XX.2017

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer, sealed with red lacquer. The bullet is a nickel jacketed spitzer with a white painted tip. It is a loose fit in the case, which has no propellant.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength3.02in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K4 1943 GVI

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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