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

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

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.