Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Eley Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Eley Revolver

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3449

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. in a staked brass annulus. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type with a deep grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength0.66in
OverallLength1.17in

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY BROS +

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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