Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 by Kynoch

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.1532

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

A long, bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical lead type with a copper tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.39in
CaseLength3.24in
OverallLength3.67in

Calibre

.450-400 x 3.25 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH 450 L C

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol3.