Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in

Date

1942

Object Number

XX.4131

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a pointed, nickel jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.26in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.01in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

1942 RL WI

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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