Object Title

Cartridge size gauge

Cartridge size gauge

Date

1900

Object Number

XIII.941 A

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, 15th April 1992

Physical Description

One of a set of steel tools, resembling a bullet mould, but sized for a specific cartridge. The block at the end of the handle contains a cavity which is an exact replica of a complete cartridge

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 203 mm (8 in) Weight: 1 lb

Inscriptions and Marks

The handle is stamped with the calibre: 476

Associations

Places England

Notes

valued as a group