Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Ross by USC Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Ross by USC Co

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3211

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A bottlenecked semi-rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength2.61in
OverallLength3.43in

Calibre

.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

U.S.C.Co 280 ROSS

Associations

Places America

Notes

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