Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .44-40 in Winchester by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .44-40 in Winchester by WRA Co

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.278

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small countersunk brass primer. The bullet is a flat nosed conical lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.41in
CaseLength1.29in
OverallLength1.57in

Calibre

.40 in

Inscriptions and Marks

W.R.A.Co 44 W.C.F

Associations

Places America

Notes

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