Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4142

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large copper primer and pointed nickel jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.07in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

C.IR.F3 VIIZ

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

B.A.Temple. .303 British Service Cartridges. Vol 1.