Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .223 in Remington

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .223 in Remington

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.3678

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.21in
CaseLength1.75in
OverallLength2.12in

Calibre

.223 in

Inscriptions and Marks

FC 223 REM

Associations

Places America

Notes

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