Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-95 in Sharps

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-95 in Sharps

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.693

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A long rimmed brass case with a vary large brass primer. The bullet is a paper patched, conical flat nosed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45 in
CaseLength2.37 in
OverallLength3.28 in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
U.S. Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartidges, C.V.Hamilton.