Object Title

Cartridge box - .276 in Rigby

Cartridge box - .276 in Rigby

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2386

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 elongated nickel jacketed with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength2.22in
OverallLength3.07in

Calibre

.276 in _ (7 mm)

Inscriptions and Marks

Cartridge: KYNOCH 7 mm The box label is white 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 .