Object details

Category
Weapons and ammunition
Related period
Pre-1914 (association), First World War (association)
Materials

Patch: paper

Priming Cap: copper

Case: brass

Bullet: lead

Dimensions

Case: Length 49.2 mm

Bullet: Diameter 11.1 mm

Neck: Diameter 12.3 mm

Shoulder: Diameter 13.6 mm

Head: Diameter 14.6 mm

Rim: Diameter 16.0 mm

whole: Diameter 11.0 mm, Length 65.0 mm

Catalogue number
SAA 849

Object associations

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