Object Title

Percussion rifle cartridge - .50 in Maynard

Percussion rifle cartridge - .50 in Maynard

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.323

Physical Description

Brass tube with thin soldered brass disc on base. The disc has a small ignition orifice in the centre. The bullet is conical lead with a flat tip

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.5in
CaseLength1.22in
OverallLength1.6in

Calibre

.50 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

For Maynard rifles H.Logan Cartridges P35