Object Title

Pinfire shotgun cartridge - 16 bore No. 16 Eley

Pinfire shotgun cartridge - 16 bore No. 16 Eley

Date

1870

Object Number

XX.764

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A brass base cup showing the primer laying on its side within the primer pocket, and the detonating pin

Calibre

16 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

EB LONDON 16 (Eley Bros)

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.