Object Title

6 pr cartridge case - 6 pr Mk. III Blank Hotchkiss QF

6 pr cartridge case - 6 pr Mk. III Blank Hotchkiss QF

Date

1917

Object Number

XXV.591

Provenance

Found in store

Physical Description

Solid drawn brass cartridge case for 6 pounder Hotchkiss Quick-Firing gun.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 250 mm (9.8 in.) Weight: 1060 g (2.3 lb.)

Calibre

6 pr

Inscriptions and Marks

Cartridge base: '6PR III RA RL C.F. T 1917 BLANK 57 K' also present, broad arrow

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Unfired