Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-80 in Sharpshooter

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-80 in Sharpshooter

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.200

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed copper case with a large copper primer. The bullet is a round nosed lead type

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:3.07 in, C/Length:2.42 in, B/Diam:0.44 in

Calibre

.45-80 in

Inscriptions and Marks

6 R 83 F

Associations

Places America

Notes

C.V.Hamilton US Centrefire Rifle Cartridges, private publication.