Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .380 in Black Powder Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .380 in Black Powder Express

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1889

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The conical lead bullet is paper patched and hollow pointed

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:2.78 in., C/Length:2.26 in.B/Diam:0.36 in.

Calibre

.380 x 2 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

N.A.& A Co EXPESS 380

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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