Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-75 in Sharps

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .45-75 in Sharps

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.203

Provenance

J.Gooding collection, purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed brass case with a large brass primer. The bullet is a conical flat nosed lead type, and is paper patched

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength2.09in
OverallLength3in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.