Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .275 in Bland Maximum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .275 in Bland Maximum

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3998

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical, nickel (?) jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.284in
CaseLength2.49in
OverallLength3.38in

Calibre

.275 in

Inscriptions and Marks

BLAND MAXIMUM .275

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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