Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3388

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type, and has a single grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength0.63in
OverallLength1.13in

Calibre

.442 in

Associations

Places Unknown

Notes

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