Object Title

Pinfire pistol cartridge - 2 mm

Pinfire pistol cartridge - 2 mm

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.925

Provenance

Purchased 25/06/1984.

Physical Description

A tiny rimless brass case with a small conical lead bullet

Calibre

2 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England?

Notes

G.Hoyem, Hist & Dev of Small Arms Ammunition Vol 3.
J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
U.S. Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartidges, C.V.Hamilton.