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 small brass primer. The shot load is contained in the elongated brass body of the case, and is retained by a cream cardboard disc

Dimensions

OverallLength1.11in

Component parts

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

GG 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'.