Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.2224

Provenance

From amnesty, 1996.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed pointed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.03in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Chinese characters

Associations

Places Egypt

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
B.A.Temple, .303 Identification Manual Vol