Object Title

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

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

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.168

Provenance

J. Gooding collection. Nov 1983

Physical Description

Short rimmed brass case with slight bottleneck. A flat copp washer is fitted. The bullet is round nosed lead, with a slight shoulder. A paper patch is visible above the neck of the case

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45 in
CaseLength1.56 in
OverallLength2.13 in

Calibre

.450 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See XX.185. G. Hoyem, vol III p.93