Object Title

Rimfire cartridge - .44 in Long Ballard by UMC Co

Rimfire cartridge - .44 in Long Ballard by UMC Co

Date

1865

Object Number

XX.5593

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection

Physical Description

A long copper case with an elongated conical lead bullet with three grease grooves

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall: 1.82 in, Case length: 1.10 in, Bullet diam: 0.44 in

Component parts

Calibre

.44 in

Inscriptions and Marks

U [Union Metallic Co]

Associations

Places America

Bibliographic References

C.R.Suydam, The American Cartridge.