Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge case - .40-70 in Sharps

Centrefire rifle cartridge case - .40-70 in Sharps

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.341

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A long, straight rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. There is no bullet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Case length: 2.44 in

Calibre

.40 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.