ID 300 case


#1

It seems that you guys can identify almost anything…
But here comes a difficult one??
Caselength . 29mm
Rim 9mm
Casediam 8mm
Bullet approx.7,4 or 7,5mm.
Shown next to an .30 carbine
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#2

I believe it is a .300 Sherwood. B


#3

The measurements appear quite close to .300 Rook.

Case length: 29.55
Rim: 9.50
Base: 8.00
Bullet: 7.40

Sam3


#4

The Sherwood is a bit longer i think…
I guess it could be a .300 Rook,if 0,5mm difference was acceptable 100 years ago…
Does anyone have this headstamp on a .300 Rook?


#5

The .300 on the hs; might indicate a European origin.

Sam3


#6

http://www.cartridgecollector.net/300-rook-295-116

Regards
Daan
www.cartridgecollector.net


#7

There it was,thanks a lot!
Quite early this one?
Were they black powder?
Regards Finn


#8

Hi Finn,

I can add that the manufacturer is RWS.

Regards,

Fede