Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .445 in Gates

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .445 in Gates

Date

1971-1999

Object Number

XX.3310

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small nickel primer. The bullet is conical copper, with a flat nose, that exposes the lead core

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.42 in
CaseLength1.6 in
OverallLength1.92 in

Calibre

.445 in

Inscriptions and Marks

.445 GATES

Associations

Places America

Notes

Refer also to XX.3309. This is a near-identical cartridge for sillhouette or game hunting.