Object Title

Sample display showing cartridge manufacture

Sample display showing cartridge manufacture

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XX.4091

Provenance

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

Physical Description

The 18 items in this sequence comprise:
1. blank brass disc
2. cup
3, 4, 5, 6. four stages in the drawing of the cup into an elongated, closed dome ended tube
7. first indent for the cap chamber
8. second indent of the cap chamber
9. final deep drawing to create correct wall thickness and body diameter
10. trimmed to length
11. flanged and cap chamber reduced in diameter
12. anvil formed in cap chamber
13. necked and flange trimmed to size
14. fire holes punched in cap chamber
15, 16, 17. final sizing of case
18. sectioned case.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Box size: 493 mm (19.5 in) x 160 mm (6.25 in)

Associations

Places Britain