Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .600 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .600 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3742

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A wide-rimmed straight brass case, with a large copper primer. The bullet is a conical round nosed copper jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.61in
CaseLength2.98in
OverallLength3.55in

Calibre

.600 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 600 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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