Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Auto

Date

1954

Object Number

XX.3604

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
CaseLength0.89in
OverallLength1.24in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RA 1954 [Raufoss Ammunisjonsfabrikker]

Associations

Places Norway

Notes

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