Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .476 in Eley

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .476 in Eley

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3056

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.47in
CaseLength0.86in
OverallLength1.45in

Calibre

.476 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

L.Harris 'Notes on .455 Webley Revolver Cartridges'
F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges of the World'.
White & Munhall 'Pistol and Revolver Cartridges'.