44 Merwin & Hulbert

What is the defining difference between a 44 M&W without a headstamp and the rest of the realm of the 44 center fires? Vic


For starters, the 44 M&H is 42 caliber.

I’m sure the pistol cartridge collectors will have other differences.



Here’s an article on some early 44’s. It’s not very technical from a cartridge collector’s point of view.

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