Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .404 in Jeffery Nitro Express by Eley

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .404 in Jeffery Nitro Express by Eley

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1778

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A large rimless bottlenecked brass case with a very large copper primer. The round nosed bullet is nickel jacketed and is an interference fit, with no visible crimping

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.423in
CaseLength2.87in
OverallLength3.53in

Calibre

.404 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON 404

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