Object Title

Bullet - .455 in Tracer

Bullet - .455 in Tracer

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.3327

Physical Description

A bullet consisting of a copper jacket with a brass base disc retained by a rolled crimp around the base of the jacket. The disc has been drilled to permit the flame from the discharge to ignite the tracer compound

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
OverallLength0.89in

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

NVM

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Refer to comments in L.Harris's 'Notes on .455 Webley revolver cartridges.'