Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .442 in Revolver by Eley

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .442 in Revolver by Eley

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3407

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type, with a single deep grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
CaseLength0.63in
OverallLength1.14in

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY 442

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges of the World'.
White & Munhall 'Pistol and Revolver Cartridges'.