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

BulletDiameter0.45 in
CaseLength2.09 in
OverallLength3 in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places America

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.