Object Title

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Blank Auto

Centrefire pistol cartridge - .45 in Blank Auto

Date

1951

Object Number

XX.3590

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A long rimless brass case with a small copper primer set into a rebated annulus. The casmouth is closed by a five point rose crimp

Dimensions

OverallLength1.22in

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

FA 51 [Frankford Arsenal]

Associations

Places America

Notes

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