Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in Armour Piercing

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in Armour Piercing

Date

1949

Object Number

XX.4223

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 light blue tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength1.7in
OverallLength2.49in

Calibre

.300/.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RG 49 280/30

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon. Military rifle & machinegun Cartridges.