Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .44-40 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .44-40 in

Date

1920

Object Number

XX.2106

Provenance

Private donation, 28 April 1980.

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. The bullet is a conical, flat nosed lead type and is retained by a rolled crimp at the case mouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.41 in
CaseLength1.3 in
OverallLength1.6 in

Calibre

.44 in

Inscriptions and Marks

D.C.Co 44-40

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.