Object Title

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VII by Eley

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VII by Eley

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2390

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 large copperrimer. The bullet is pointed and nickel jacketed

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:3.02 in, C/Length:2.21 in, B/Diam:0.30 in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: E 15 VII The box label cream with red 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 .