Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver by RWS

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .442 in Revolver by RWS

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3450

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength0.68in
OverallLength1.13in

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 442

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

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