Object Title

Cartridge box - .375 in by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .375 in by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2343

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 5 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimmed brass case with a very large copper primer. The bullet is conical and copper jacketed with a lead tip and four vertical slits in the casing

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.1in

Calibre

.375 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: KYNOCH 375 The box is red and yellow 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 .