Object Title

Percussion rifle cartridge - .577 in Enfield

Percussion rifle cartridge - .577 in Enfield

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.920

Provenance

Purchased 25/06/1984.

Physical Description

A rolled paper cartridge sealed at the open end with a twist of paper. A lead ball fills the other end

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol 2.