Object Title

Centrefire rifle dummy cartridge - .303 in Mk. VI Dummy

Centrefire rifle dummy cartridge - .303 in Mk. VI Dummy

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.4105

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed nickel case with an empty primer pocket. The case has three red-painted vertical flutes, and the bullet is a pointed nickle jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.19in
OverallLength3.06in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

J17 VII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

B.A.Temple. .303 British Service Cartridges. Vol 4.