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

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

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.