Object Title

Cartridge box - .303 in Kynoch

Cartridge box - .303 in Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2387

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 copper primer.The bullet is conical and nickel jacketed with a lead tip.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.19in
OverallLength3.08in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: C IV K The box is red 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 .