Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Ball

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in Ball

Date

1941

Object Number

XX.4210

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

BulletDiameter0.31in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength3.01in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

V 41

Associations

Places Russia

Notes

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