Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Halger

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Halger

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.206

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A semi-rimmed copper washed brass case with taper and short bottleneck. A large brass primer is fitted with black painted annulus. The bullet is sharply pointed nickel jacketed, with a copper tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28 in
CaseLength2.6 in
OverallLength3.37 in

Calibre

.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.280 H.V.Magnum *HALGER*

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol3.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.