Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.4220

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large copper primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet with a pink tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength1.7in
OverallLength2.51in

Calibre

.300/.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K49 280/30

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J. Huon. Military Rifle and Machinegun Cartridges.