Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Day Tracer by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Day Tracer by Kynoch

Date

1943

Object Number

XX.4168

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 with a white painted tip.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.04in

Component parts

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K4 1943 GVII [Kynoch, Middx]

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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