Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3366

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. This is set into a separate primer cup. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.42in
CaseLength1.02in
OverallLength1.45in

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Not discernable

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'.