Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Savage by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Savage by WRA Co

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3233

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a short round nosed solid lead type, retained by a single crimp around the case neck

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.01in
OverallLength2.42in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

W.R.A.Co 303 SAV Primer: Circle N

Associations

Places America

Notes

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