Object Title

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4115

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The neck is sealed by shellac varnish. Much of the original blackening has worn off

Dimensions

OverallLength2.21in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K70 H.2

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.