Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .38 in Special

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .38 in Special

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.2133

Provenance

Presented by Berkshire Police, 1 February 1993.

Physical Description

A rimmed nickel case with a small nickel primer. The bullet is a lead wadcutter, coated in a black graphite lubricant. The cartridge is probably a home reload

Dimensions

OverallLength1.14in

Calibre

.38 in

Inscriptions and Marks

W-W 38 SPECIAL

Associations

Places America

Notes

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