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

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

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'.