Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .425 in Westley Richards Magnum

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .425 in Westley Richards Magnum

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3784

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rebated rimless necked brass case with a large brass primer. Nickel full jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.432 in
CaseLength2.65 in
OverallLength3.28 in

Calibre

.425 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WR .425

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.