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

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

Calibre

.300 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.300 WEATHERBY MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

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