Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .450 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1557

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1992.

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
CaseLength3.24in
OverallLength3.67in

Calibre

.450 x 3 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH C C 450

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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