Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .476 in Eley

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .476 in Eley

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3055

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmmed brass case, with a small copper primer. The bullet is a round nosed lead type with a deep grease groove

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.47in
CaseLength0.88in
OverallLength1.49in

Calibre

.476 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

P.Labbett,Military Small Arms Ammu nition 1945-80. J.Huon, Military Rifle & Machine gun Ammo. F.G.Barnes, Cartidges of the World Munhall & White, Cartridge Headstamp Guide.