Object Title

Rimfire cartridge - .38 in Short

Rimfire cartridge - .38 in Short

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.5656

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection

Physical Description

A thick rimmed straight sided copper case with conical lead bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37 in
CaseLength0.76 in
OverallLength1.19 in

Calibre

.38 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Bibliographic References

C.R.Suydam, The American Cartridge.