Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .40-45 in Remington

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .40-45 in Remington

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.709

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed brass case with a very large brass primer. The bullet is a conical flat nosed patched lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.39in
CaseLength1.87in
OverallLength2.6in

Calibre

.40-45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

C.V.Hamilton, US Centrefire Cartridges, privately printed.