Object Title

Centrefire cartridge case

Centrefire cartridge case

Date

1890

Object Number

XX.4073

Provenance

Ex Greenwood and Batley Ltd., Leeds via the collection of Geoffrey Brown. Purchased 17 October 1999

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case with primer pocket (no primer), having a piece of contemporary paper inserted with the note 'Austrian'

Dimensions

RimDiameter13.98 mm
Inside NeckDiameter8.04 mm
OverallLength50.42 mm

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

The base is quartered and each quarter marked as follows:' 1/ 18/ 90/ CR monogram'

Associations

Places Austria