Object Title

Centrefire cartridge - 28 bore No. 28 Rival by WRA Co

Centrefire cartridge - 28 bore No. 28 Rival by WRA Co

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.184

Provenance

Purchased Nov 1983

Physical Description

A long straight brass case with a very shallow rim. A large copper primer is slightly countersunk into a raised annulus.

Dimensions

OverallLength2.5in

Calibre

28 bore _ (.58 in) _

Inscriptions and Marks

W.R.A.Co. No28 RIVAL

Associations

Places America

Notes

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