Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in No. 3 Westley Richards

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in No. 3 Westley Richards

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3704

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed tapered brass case, with a small copper primer. The bullet is a conical lead type with a hollow point

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.35in
CaseLength1.91in
OverallLength2.32in

Calibre

.360 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WESTLEY RICHARDS No 3

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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