Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in S L

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in S L

Date

1933

Object Number

XX.2031

Provenance

Purchased 25 June 1991.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a very large copper primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.04in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K 33 S.L

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
B.A.Temple, .303 Identification Manual Vol 2.