Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto Rim by WRA Co

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto Rim by WRA Co

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.646

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A short brass case with an usually thick rim. A small nickel primer is fitted. The bullet is conical lead.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength0.89in
OverallLength1.29in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WRA 45 AR

Associations

Places America

Notes

C.Suydam, US Cartridges and their Handguns. Beinfield, 1977. pp238/9