Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Savage by UMC Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .22 in Savage by UMC Co

Date

1910

Object Number

XX.392

Provenance

J.Gooding collection Nov 1983

Physical Description

Rimmed, tapered brass case with an acute bottleneck. The rim is particularly wide, with a chamfered edge. A small brass primer is fitted, stamped with a 'U'. The bullet is pointed with a nickel jacket and lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.21in
OverallLength2.47in
CaseLength2.94in

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

REM-UMC 22 HP

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.C.Barnes. 'Cartridges' p73.