Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 4 bore Eley No. 4

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 4 bore Eley No. 4

Date

1920

Object Number

XX.2095

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P Young, 1980.

Physical Description

A large green fibre bodied case with a rimmed brass base. There is a comparitively small staked copper primer. The casemouth is open, the cartridge being a primed but empty one

Dimensions

OverallLength4 in

Calibre

4 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Body: Eley Bos Ltd trade shield. ELEY GASTIGHT CARTRIDGE CASE MADE IN BRITAIN. Headstamp: ELEY No 4

Associations

Places Britain