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

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

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.