Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Auto by Kynoch

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Auto by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3616

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

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength0.91in
OverallLength1.23in

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 455 AUTO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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