Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .240 in Weatherby Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .240 in Weatherby Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3185

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A belted bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large nickel primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.24in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.07in

Calibre

.240 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.240 WEATHERBY MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.