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

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

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.