Object Title

Centrefire machine gun cartridge - .50 in Browning Penetration

Centrefire machine gun cartridge - .50 in Browning Penetration

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.1589

Provenance

Given by Kynoch Ltd, 12/06/1990.

Physical Description

A large bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large brass primer. The projectile is square steel, encased in a nylon casing

Dimensions

Dimensions: Case length: 4.02 in

Calibre

.50 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K 50 79

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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