Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 16 bore Eley Grand Prix

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 16 bore Eley Grand Prix

Date

1950

Object Number

XX.1733

Provenance

Purchased 25 March 1991.

Physical Description

A pale green fibre bodied case with a rimmed brass base. There is a small staked brass primer. The casemouth is sealed with a six point rose crimp

Dimensions

OverallLength2.37in

Calibre

16 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Body: Eley Bros trademark in shield. ELEY GRAND PRIX SMOKELESS MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN. 6. Headstamp: ELEY KYNOCH 16 ICI 16

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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