Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Kynoch

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4040

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed conical, copper jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31 in
CaseLength2.213 in
OverallLength3.002 in

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.