Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore by Clarke and Co

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore by Clarke and Co

Date

1970

Object Number

XX.1720

Provenance

Purchased 25 March 1991.

Physical Description

A red ribbed plastic bodied case with a rimmed brass base. There is a large staked nickel primer. The casemouth is sealed with a six point rose crimp

Dimensions

OverallLength2.32in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Body: Crossed shotgund with a peasant above.A.E.CLARKE & CO YATELEY LTD. THE GUN SHOP 55 LONDON ROAD BLACKWATER CAMBERLEY SURREY. SMOKELESS NON-CORROSIVE CARTRIDGE. Headstamp: SPECIAL 12 SMOKELESS 12

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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