Object Title

Tin containing caps - Metal tin containing caps

Tin containing caps - Metal tin containing caps

Date

1863

Object Number

PR.3536 g

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Pattern Room on permanent loan by order of the Director, Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, September 1976

Physical Description

Round tin with press-fit lid made of sheet tin with lacquer coating and paper label.

Materials

Tin

Dimensions

OverallDiameter42 mm
OverallLength1.7 in
OverallWeight0.05 kg
OverallWeight0.11 lbs

Inscriptions and Marks

Manufacturers Marks
Eley Bros. Ltd. 250 Metal-Lined Caps, made expressly for Colt's Pt Belt and Pocket Pistols. Manufacturers. London.
Label on lid
Printed