Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Paradox

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Paradox

Date

1991

Object Number

XX.1913

Provenance

Private donation, October 1991

Physical Description

A rimmed orange waxed card case, with a brass base.The small copper primer is seated in a copper annulus. The conical lead bullet is hollow nosed, and has a very wide shoulder. It is retained by a very heavy rolled crimp

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.72 in
CaseLength2.53 in
OverallLength2.87 in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY KYNOCK 12 ICI

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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