Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300 in Weatherby Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300 in Weatherby Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3190

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A belted bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large nickel primer and red laquered annulus. The bullet is pointed copper jacketed with a lead tip. It has a single cannelure visible just above the casemouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3 in
CaseLength2.81 in
OverallLength3.6 in

Calibre

.300 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.300 WEATHERBY MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

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