Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .32-40 in Remington by UMC

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .32-40 in Remington by UMC

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.177

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a sharp taper. A small brass primer is fitted. The bullet is conical lead with a flat nose and slight shoulder

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3 in
OverallLength2.11 in
CaseLength2.45 in

Calibre

.32-40 in

Inscriptions and Marks

U.M.C. S 32.40 H

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.C.Barnes, Cartridges. p83.