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

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

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.