Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Maxim by Eley

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .455 in Maxim by Eley

Date

1900

Object Number

XX.2180

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading March 1994.

Physical Description

A tapered rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is a flat nosed conical lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.447in
CaseLength0.86in
OverallLength1.26in

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

headstamp; ELEY LONDON

Associations

Notes

F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.