Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .455 in Colt Revolver by DC Co

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .455 in Colt Revolver by DC Co

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3419

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a large nickel primer. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength0.88in
OverallLength1.37in

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

D.C Co 455 COLT

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges of the World'.
White & Munhall 'Pistol and Revolver Cartridges'.