Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .240 in Holland and Holland Magnum by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .240 in Holland and Holland Magnum by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3968

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical, steel jacketed copper point

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.244 in
CaseLength2.48 in
OverallLength3.26 in

Calibre

.240 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 240

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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