Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Eley Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Eley Revolver

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3365

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a smallcopper primer. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type, with a single grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
CaseLength1.05in
OverallLength1.53in

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY 442 L

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'.