Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by WRA Co

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3246

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, nickel jacketed type, with a copper tip that has been soldered to the body of the bullet

Dimensions

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

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

W.R.A. .30G 1906

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