Object Title

Centrefire revolver dummy cartridge - .380 in Revolver Gauge Inspector's Dummy No. 2

Centrefire revolver dummy cartridge - .380 in Revolver Gauge Inspector's Dummy No. 2

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.1426

Provenance

Private collection purchased from Arian Trading June 1990.

Physical Description

A rimmed steel case with small no primer pocket.The case has been turned from a length of steel bar and is hollow internally. The case mouth has an acute chamfer.

Dimensions

OverallLength0.87in

Calibre

.380 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Etched on the cartridge body:GAUGE INSPECTORS DUMMY CARTRIDGE No2 BTM 1956 SM 157 879/8 A

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

P.Labbett. Military Small Arms ammunition, 1945-1980.