Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .222 in Remington Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .222 in Remington Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3661

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.22in
CaseLength1.83in
OverallLength2.27in

Calibre

.222 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R-P 222 REM MAG

Associations

Places America

Notes

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