Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .333 in Jeffrey Nitro Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .333 in Jeffrey Nitro Express

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3307

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a long round nosed copper jacketed type with a lead tip. It also has four vertical slits in its body. The case neck on this example is cracked

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.33in
CaseLength2.42in
OverallLength3.45in

Calibre

.333 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 333 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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