Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .410 in Shot

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .410 in Shot

Date

1953

Object Number

XX.4183

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A straight rimmed .303 inch calibre brass case with a large copper primer. the neck of the case is cut down and a lead ball is inserted into it, retailed by a heacy rolled crimp

Dimensions

OverallLength2.26in

Calibre

.410 in

Inscriptions and Marks

410 K 53 [Kynoch]

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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