Object Title

Gauge

Gauge

Date

1900

Object Number

XIII.940 E

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading, 15th April 1992.

Physical Description

Consisting of a brass rod, with a mushroom shaped wooden handle. The end of the rod is specifically sized to give an exact powder or shot capacity for a given size of catridge. It has a threaded body and base diameter of 0.54 in., enabling it to be used to measure variable capacities in that calibre

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: approx 152 mm (6 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Marked: 1.50 x 1 oz. bulk 1/160 oz

Associations

Places Britain