Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .404 Jeffery Nitro Express by RWS

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .404 Jeffery Nitro Express by RWS

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3764

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.41 in
CaseLength2.74 in
OverallLength3.5 in

Calibre

.404 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RWS 404

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

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