Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .38-72 in Winchester by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .38-72 in Winchester by WRA Co

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.585

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked, rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is conical nickel jacketed with a flat nose

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.58in
OverallLength3.03in

Calibre

.38 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WRA Co 38-72 WCF

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
C.V.Hamilton, U.S. Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartidges.