Object Title

Cartridge box - .404 in by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .404 in by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2341

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 5 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimless bottlenecked brass case with a large brass primer.The bullet is conical and copper jacketed with a lead tip.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.41in
CaseLength2.86in
OverallLength3.53in

Calibre

.404 in _ (10.75 x 73 mm)

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: KYNOCH 404 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 .