Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto

Date

1942

Object Number

XX.5666

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A short rimless brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is a copper jacketed round nosed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44 in
CaseLength0.88 in
OverallLength1.25 in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

DI 42 45AC

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

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