Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Miniature Express

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Miniature Express

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.3708

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed straight coiled brass case, with a buff coloured paper cover. The base and cup are in one piece, and the small copper primer is staked into the base. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type with a paper patch and a copper tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.364in
CaseLength2.21in
OverallLength2.73in

Calibre

.360 x 2 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

NVM

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.