Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.375 in Holland Belted

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.375 in Holland Belted

Date

1935

Object Number

XX.1879

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimless, belted brass case with bottleneck. A large brass primer is fitted. The bullet is pointed, copper jacketed and lead tipped. It is retained by three stab crimps low down in the case neck

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.36in
CaseLength2.49in
OverallLength2.98in

Calibre

.400/.375 in

Inscriptions and Marks

HOLLAND 400/375 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of S.A.A Vol 3.