Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3245

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is around nosed, copper jacketed type, with a small lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.28in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

W.W.SPEER .30-06 SPRG

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
J.Huon. Military Rifle & MAchine Gun Ammo.
Munhall & White. Cartridge Headstamp Guide