Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Date

1949

Object Number

XX.4221

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless alloy case washed in copper laquer. It has a large brass primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength1.7in
OverallLength2.54in

Calibre

.300/.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RG49 280/30

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon. Military rifle & machinegun ammunition.