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

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

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.