Object Title

Rimfire rifle cartridge - .56-56 in Spencer

Rimfire rifle cartridge - .56-56 in Spencer

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.377

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A squat, rimmed copper case with a pointed lead bullet, that has two lubrication grooves

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.54in
CaseLength0.88in
OverallLength1.56in

Calibre

.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

H.Logan 'Cartridges' p72.