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

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

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'.