Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in Short by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .577 in Short by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3693

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed slightly bottlenecked brass case, with a very large brass primer. The bullet is a conical solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.55in
OverallLength2.44in
CaseLength2in

Calibre

.577 x 2 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 577 S

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.