Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .308 in Norma Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .308 in Norma Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.5472

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless belted bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed, copper jacketed type with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.54in
OverallLength3.25in

Calibre

.308 in

Inscriptions and Marks

NORMA .308 MAGNUM

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.