Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Kynoch's Patent No. 12

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore Kynoch's Patent No. 12

Date

1880

Object Number

XX.2100

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P.Young, 1980.

Physical Description

A rimmed brass bodied case with a small staked copper primer. The case has been fired, and is empty. It is internally lined with what appears to be coarse leather, in order to protect the thin walled case from damage by shot.

Dimensions

OverallLength2.22in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH'S PATENT No 2090.No 12 GROUSE EJECTOR

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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