Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore

Date

1970

Object Number

XX.1726

Provenance

Purchased 25 March 1991.

Physical Description

A red plastic bodied case with a rimmed copper base. There is a large staked brass primer. The casemouth is sealed by a folding/heat method. It is partially rose crimped with a convex centre which is heat welded shut.

Dimensions

OverallLength2.38in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart. body: 6. Headstamp:12 GAUGE.

Associations

Places America (?)

Notes

Cartridges of the world. F.C.Barnes, Chicago.