Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Eley Shotshell

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Eley Shotshell

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3355

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. The shot load is contained in a white carboard tube, which is sealed with a card disc

Dimensions

OverallLength1.15in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON 450

Associations

Notes

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