Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Match

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Match

Date

1936

Object Number

XX.4903

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The case has two wide purple bands around it. The bullet is a conical, nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength3.04in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

DA VII 36

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
B.A.Temple. British .303 Service Ammo. No 1.