Object Title

Centrefire cartridge - 24 bore Eley No. 24

Centrefire cartridge - 24 bore Eley No. 24

Date

1890

Object Number

XX.183

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

An empty straight, rimmed brass case. The rim is particularly thick [0.08 in]. A small copper primer is fitted

Dimensions

OverallLength2.5in

Calibre

24 bore _ (.577 in) _

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY No24 LONDON

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol3.