Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Z

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Z

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4164

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.02in

Calibre

.303 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

B.A.Temple. .303 British Service Cartridges. Vol 1.
A.O.Edwards. British Service .303 Ammunition. Kent, 1979.