Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 10 bore Kynoch's Patent No. 10

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 10 bore Kynoch's Patent No. 10

Date

1900

Object Number

XX.1640

Provenance

P.Budgen collection

Physical Description

A large rimmed brass case with a very large copper primer. The case has a deep rolled crimp 1.3' from the base, and the conical lead bullet is retained by a 6 point rose crimp. It is deeply seated and only a small portion of the bullet projects from the case.The bullet is heavily paper patched

Dimensions

CaseLength2.93in
OverallLength3.12in

Calibre

10 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH No 10 BIRMINGHAM

Associations

Places England

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist and Dev of S.A.A. Vol 3. p 16.