Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.4038

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer having a purple band across it. The bullet is round nosed conical, copper jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.213in
OverallLength3.085in

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.