Object Title

Centrefire machine gun cartridge - .50 in Browning

Centrefire machine gun cartridge - .50 in Browning

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.1583

Provenance

Given by Kynoch Ltd, 12/06/1990.

Physical Description

A large bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is pointed and copper jacketed

Dimensions

CaseLength3.9in
OverallLength5.41in

Calibre

.50 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K 70 XL13E1 Tip of bullet painted purple

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.