Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Accelerator

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Accelerator

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.3241

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type, held within a cream plastic sabot. It has a small lead tip.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.24in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3in

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R.P 30-06 SPRG

Associations

Places America

Notes

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