Object Title

Cartridge clip pouch

Cartridge clip pouch

Date

1919

Object Number

XIII.929

Provenance

Aquired from Cheshire Police, Amnesty 1989

Physical Description

Three Speed Loaders are contained in a brown leather pouch similar to the 1907 pattern used for revolver ammunition. This version is approximately 50% larger, and has two leather flaps which cover the contents when the pouch is open. It is secured by means of a standard type fold over flap top, held by a large brass stud. There is a single wide belt loop at the rear. The Prideaux loaders are of copper washed and blued steel and each contains 6 cartridges in sprung steel claws. A small lanyard loop is attached to the handle of each loader, and secured to the pouch by a length of black twine

Inscriptions and Marks

None on pouch. Each loader stamped: P-Lo 1919 4 B

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See Bruce/Reinhart Webley Revolvers.