Object Title

Cartridge box - .240 in Magnum by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .240 in Magnum by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2339

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 5 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimless flanged brass case with an acute bottleneck and large brass primer. The bullet is pointed and copper jacketed, with a soft alloy tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.24in
CaseLength2.49in
OverallLength3.34in

Calibre

.240 in

Inscriptions and Marks

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

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
G.Hoyem, History & Development ofSmall Arms Ammo. Vol .