Object Title

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VIII Z

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VIII Z

Date

1945

Object Number

XX.2090

Provenance

Found in stores.

Physical Description

A brown cardboard box containing 15 bottlenecked rimmed brass case with large copper primers. The bullets are copper jacketed spitzers

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength3.02in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RG 45 8Z. The cream label on the box marked: H 3335. 15 STANDARD CARTRIDGES .303 IN Mk8z. ISAA AUG 1950

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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