Object Title

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore by H. H. Schleber and Co

Centrefire shotgun cartridge - 12 bore by H. H. Schleber and Co

Date

1874

Object Number

XX.458

Provenance

J. Gooding collection, purchased November 1983 .

Physical Description

A steel tube, sealed at one end by a wooden plug with a cork centre. The other end is sealed by a steel disc. The case is covered by a card outer, and a yellow paper label

Dimensions

OverallLength1.9in

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

THIS END FORWARD. 70 YDS 12 GAUGE PATENTED NOVEMBER 1874 H.H.SCHLEBER & CO NEW YORK. ROCHESTER N.Y

Associations

Places America