Object Title

Cartridge box - .275 in Rigby High Velocity

Cartridge box - .275 in Rigby High Velocity

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2322

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 10 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimless bottlenecked brass case with a large brass primer.The bullet is conical and copper jacketed with a lead tip.

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:2.89in, C/Length:2.23in, B/Diam:0.28in

Calibre

.275 in _ (7 mm)

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: KYNOCH 7 mm The box is yellow with black print

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
G.Hoyem, History & Development ofSmall Arms Ammo. Vol .