Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Winchester by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Winchester by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3665

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.27in
CaseLength2.53in
OverallLength3.28in

Calibre

.270 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 270 W

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.