Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.375 in Holland Nitro

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.375 in Holland Nitro

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3698

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimless belted bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical copper jacketed type with a lead tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.37in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.16in

Calibre

.375 in

Inscriptions and Marks

HOLLANDS 400/375 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.