The history of 38 special goes all the way back to the turn of the 20th century.
At that point, the .38 Special was eyed as an improvement over the .38 Long Colt cartridge.
A great box for display with a Colt SAA in 44 Ru ... 30 Government 1906 cartridges are in five round chargers. The ammunition tag states the powder lot number and the date of ... shotshell .410 wooden crate that held 500 Mallard 410 shells. Click for more info A full case of Remington, excellent condition, includes original Remington wooden box. The loading is Load number 76 3 Drams 1 1/8 ounces Shot Number 4 Shot.
This 2 piece box contains all 50 original factory cartridges. Click for more info These original United States Cartridge Co. The poster retains its original top and bottom metal bands and the small loop hanger on the top band. Click for more info This is a full box of original shells. These were produced for the Winchester model 36 single shot shotgun.
Click for more info Vintage full box of Winchester 44 Smith & Wesson Russian center fire cartridges. Click for more info A rare and very hard to find original poster from the US Cartridge Co. Click for more info This is a full unopened box of 9 m/m rim fire shot shells.
This is .445 Webley and made for the British service revolvers. Click for more info Original two piece box of Winchester .41 caliber short rifle cartridges still sealed and in real nice condition box. Truth be told, I have seen this "work" before on Frankford Arsenal boxes from the 1870s. A." headstamped cartridges though not all are native to the box as some have slightly different primers. This packet of 6 reproduction .44 Colt "Combustible Envelope Cartridges", while not a risk to being passed off as a genuine, "period" packet, it is minty and quite possibly (and feels like) it contains repro cartridges (unlike the phony packets going around). In business from 1962 till about 1975, this company manufactured a line of cartridges advertised as "Cartridges Out of the Past -- Being Produced Again and Sold Here -- Fire your 'Old Favorite' Again". Contains all 20 orig smkls, JSP ctdgs, headstamped 45-85, & which still appear quite capable of fulfilling the Co's promise.38 Special ammunition is a rimmed, centerfire cartridge with a history dating back to the end of the 19th Century.Putting that aside, if you’re searching for a unique gift, the Personalized Golf Balls Mini Crate is sure to be...a hole in one! Pints with a Paint Job – Sure, it’s what’s on the inside of the glass that matters, but an interesting outside can make quite the impression as well.The Custom Printed Barware Crate gives a classy, personalized touch to the home bar aesthetic. But if you're smarter than I am, place the Micarta handles close to the edge of the tang when assembling to make it easier when filing/sanding so you only really need to file/saw one edge instead of two.