Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.4092

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.02in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

303 MKVII MG [SAAF Footscray mfg,]

Associations

Places Australia

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
.303 British Service Ammo. B.A.Temple No1.