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

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

Calibre

.450 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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