Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Eley

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Eley

Date

1940

Object Number

XX.1730

Provenance

Purchased 25 March 1991.

Physical Description

A buff fibre bodied case with a rimmed brass base. There is a large staked copper primer. The casemouth is sealed with a buff disc marked 'Eley-Kynoch loaded'

Dimensions

OverallLength2.41in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Headstamp: ELEY-KYNOCH 12 ICI 12

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Cartridges of the world. F.C.Barnes, Chicago. Possibly a wartime utility cartridge.