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

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

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.