Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.350 in Rigby

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .400/.350 in Rigby

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3804

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a small brass primer. The bullet is a round nosed soft nosed split, with a nickel jacket

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.355 in
CaseLength2.74 in
OverallLength3.59 in

Calibre

.400/.350 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RIGBY'S 350 NITRO ( interlinked GR symbol of Georg Roth )

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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