Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Hornet

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Hornet

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3238

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed lightly bottlenecked brass case, with a small brass primer that has been drilled. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type, with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength1.39in
OverallLength1.71in

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 22 HORNET

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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