Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4033

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer having a purple ring around it. The bullet is round nosed conical, copper jacketed type with an exposed tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.212in
OverallLength3.019in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

'KYNOCH .303'

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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