Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in No. 1 by Eley

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in No. 1 by Eley

Date

1900

Object Number

XX.1665

Provenance

P.Budgen collection.

Physical Description

A tapered, rimmed brass case with a large copper primer and conical hollow point lead bullet with a cream paper patch.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength1.49in
OverallLength1.89in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON No 1 .450

Associations

Notes

G.Hoyem.Hist and Dev of S.A.A. Vol 3 p76.