Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Shotshell

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Shotshell

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3358

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a large copper primer. The shot load is contained in a pink cardboard tube, which is sealed with a brown card disc

Dimensions

OverallLength1.25in

Component parts

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

450

Associations

Places France ?

Notes

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