Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Webley by Kynoch

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Webley by Kynoch

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3108

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small brass primer. The bullet is conical lead. This is a commercial cartridge

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength0.74in
OverallLength1.26in

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 455

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

L.Harris 'Notes on .455 Webley Revolver Cartridges'
F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges of the World'.
White & Munhall 'Pistol and Revolver Cartridges'.