Object Title

Cartridge box - .240 in Magnum Nitro Express by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .240 in Magnum Nitro Express by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2338

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 5 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimmed acute bottlenecked brass case with a large brass primer.The bullet is pointed and copper jacketed.

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:3.20in, C/Length:2.49 in, B/Diam:0.24 in

Calibre

.240 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart:KYNOCH 240 The Box is red and yellow with black print.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development ofSmall Arms Ammo. Vol .