Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22-303 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22-303 in

Date

1950

Object Number

XX.414

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A 'wildcat' cartridge, comprising a sharply bottlenecked shortened .303 brass case with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed spitzer .22

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength1.95in
OverallLength2.4in

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

D.C Co .303 British

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

B.A.Temple, .303 Identification Manual Vol