Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Winchester by RWS

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .270 in Winchester by RWS

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3666

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a long conical nickel patterm with a single deep cannelure around its lower skirt. The tip has a rounded copper nose

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.27 in
CaseLength2.52 in
OverallLength3.26 in

Calibre

.270 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 270 W

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

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