Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Eley

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .360 in Eley

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.3815

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed straight case of paper covered brass foil.Copper battery cup primer. Hollow point lead bullet filled with wax(?). Makers mark printed on side of case

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.348in
CaseLength2.22in
OverallLength2.48in

Calibre

.360 x 2 1/4 in

Inscriptions and Marks

ELEY BROs. LONDON .360 GAUGE

Associations

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.