Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield

Date

1931

Object Number

XX.2063

Provenance

Purchased 25 June 1991.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a slightly countersunk brass primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer, retained by a roll crimp at the casemouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.32in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

F A 31 (Frankford Arsenal.)

Associations

Places America

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.