Object Title

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .450 in Eley Revolver

Centrefire revolver cartridge - .450 in Eley Revolver

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3510

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed brass case with a small copper primer. The bullet is a conical, solid lead type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.45in
CaseLength0.67in
OverallLength1.1in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY LONDON 450

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.C.Barnes 'Cartridges of the World'.
White & Munhall 'Pistol and Revolver Cartridges'.