Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .38-40 in Remington-Hepburn

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .38-40 in Remington-Hepburn

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.633

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered, rimmed brass case with a small brass primer. The bullet is patched conical lead with a flat nose

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength1.78in
OverallLength2.43in

Calibre

.38 in

Associations

Places America

Notes

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