Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .458 in Winchester Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .458 in Winchester Magnum

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.167

Provenance

J. Gooding collection. Nov 1983

Physical Description

Rimless belted brass case. A large nickel primer is fitted. The bullet is a heavy round nosed copper jacketed type, with a single cannelure visible above the case neck

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength2.5in
OverallLength3.33in

Calibre

.458 in

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.C. Barnes 'Cartridge' p.64.