Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .440 in Long Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .440 in Long Revolver

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.5443

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43 in
CaseLength0.85 in
OverallLength1.36 in

Calibre

.440 in

Inscriptions and Marks

GG back to back 440

Associations

Places France

Notes

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