Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .375 in Nitro Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .375 in Nitro Express

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.674

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered, rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is conical nickel jacketed

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength2.96in

Calibre

.375/.370 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol 3.