Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Paradox

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Paradox

Date

1991

Object Number

XX.1914

Provenance

Private donation, October 1991

Physical Description

A rimmed red waxed card cartridge, with a brass base. A large brass primer is fitted. The conical lead bullet is hollow nosed and has a very wide shoulder. The bullet is held by a heavy rolled crimp below the casemouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.72in
CaseLength2.51in
OverallLength2.84in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

12 * 12* 12*

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem. Hist & Dev of S.A.A Vol 3.