Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22-3000 in Griffin and Howe

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22-3000 in Griffin and Howe

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3250

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a small nickel primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength1.62in
OverallLength2.08in

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

G & H 23-3000

Associations

Places America

Notes

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