Object Title

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .375 in Nitro Express Magnum by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .375 in Nitro Express Magnum by Kynoch

Date

1912

Object Number

XX.5560

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, 27/05/2001

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed , bottlenecked brass cartridge, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical copper jacketed typ with a round lead tip and has a deep cannelure around it

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.92in
OverallLength3.79in

Calibre

.375 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 375 MAGNUM

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development of Small Arms Ammn. Vol 3
F.Barnes, Cartridges of the World