Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Weatherby Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Weatherby Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3187

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

BulletDiameter0.27in
CaseLength2.54in
OverallLength3.27in

Calibre

.270 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.270 WEATHERBY MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

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