Object Title

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank

Centrefire rifle blank cartridge - .303 in Blank

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4116

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The casemouth is rose crimped and sealed with black varnish

Dimensions

OverallLength2.19in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

B.P.D. 952

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

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