Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .40-75 in Bullard by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .40-75 in Bullard by WRA Co

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.616

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:2.54 in, C/Length:2.11 in, B/Diam:0.39 in

Calibre

.40-70 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WRA Co 40-70 BUL

Associations

Places America

Notes

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