Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Adams Revolver

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Adams Revolver

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3511

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 and shows signes of having been removed at some point

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.43in
CaseLength0.66in
OverallLength1.14in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ADAMS PSAM Co STRAND LONDON

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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