Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30 in Newton

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30 in Newton

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3227

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type, with a hollow tip and cannelure around the body

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.51in
OverallLength3.33in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WESTERN 30 NEWT

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
F.A.Datig. Cartridges. Vol
Munhall & White. Cartridge Headstamp Guide