Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in British by Norma

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in British by Norma

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.4034

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a small nickel primer. The bullet is a conical, copper jacketed type with small exposed tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.312in
CaseLength2.196in
OverallLength2.936in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

'norma .303 BRITISH'

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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