Object Title

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VII by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .303 in Mk. VII by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2395

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 pointed and nickel jacketed.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength2.99in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: KYNOCH 303 The box is yellow 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 .