Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .380 in Black Powder Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .380 in Black Powder Express

Date

1910

Object Number

XX.1522

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a slight taper. The rim is particularly shallow. There is a large copper primer. The conical lead bullet is paper patched and hollow pointed

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.36in
CaseLength2.26in
OverallLength2.78in

Calibre

.380 x 2 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

N A & A Co 380 EXPRESS

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem hist & Dev of S.A.A Vol 3.