Object Title

Cartridge box - .350 in Rigby Nitro

Cartridge box - .350 in Rigby Nitro

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2327

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.35in
CaseLength2.74in
OverallLength3.65in

Calibre

.350 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: RIGBY 350 NITRO The box label is white 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 .