Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .276 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .276 in

Date

1929

Object Number

XX.4230

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical, copper jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28 in
CaseLength2.01 in
OverallLength2.91 in

Calibre

.276 in

Inscriptions and Marks

K29 276

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.