Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore

Date

1950

Object Number

XX.1748

Provenance

Purchased 25 March 1991.

Physical Description

A green fibre bodied case with a rimmed brass base. There is a very large copper primer. The casemouth is sealed with a buff disc marked 'British Shot 5.'

Dimensions

OverallLength2.43in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Headstamp: MADE IN BRITAIN 12

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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