Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Ball

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Mk. VII Ball

Date

1936

Object Number

XX.4171

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
CaseLength2.19in
OverallLength3.06in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K36 VII

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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