Object Title

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .32-20 in Winchester by Eley

Centrefire rifle proof cartridge - .32-20 in Winchester by Eley

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3465

Provenance

London Proof House collection purchased 12/08/1999

Physical Description

A rimmmed slightly bottlenecked brass cartridge, with a small copper primer, covered with a purple laquered stripe. The bullet is a flat nosed solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength1.3in
OverallLength1.58in

Calibre

.32 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY 32-20

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, History & Development of Small Arms Ammn. Vol 3
F.Barnes, Cartridges of the World
Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide