Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Halger Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Halger Magnum

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3975

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A semi-rimmed brass case with a large brass primer and pointed steel jacketed copper tip bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 94.7 mm, Case length: 66 mm, Bullet diameter: 7.26 mm

Calibre

.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.280 H.V. MAGNUM * ' HALGER ' *

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

W.B.Dixon, European sporting cartridges.
F.C.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Lenselink,Wanting & de Hek. Patronen.
F.Datig, Cartidges for Collectors, Vol
Munhall & White, Headstamp Guide.