Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Eley Nitro Revolver

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .450 in Eley Nitro Revolver

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.3518

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, retained by a rolled crimp

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.44in
CaseLength0.69in
OverallLength1.09in

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY 450 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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