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Lot going on this month so probably won’t be listing much until June. We have quite a bit to sell, including some rare fuses, but are slammed with personal obligations right now. Thank you for your business and understanding.

B00725 - British 577/450 Martini–Henry cartridges

Item Number: B00725

Item Title: British 577/450 Martini–Henry cartridges

Price: $35

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US






Location Recovered:

Description:Cartridge for the 577/450 Martini-Henry rifle. This one has the rare, super thin brass cartridge. The failings of this cartridge are immortalized in one of my favorite films, Zulu (link to end of it below) when the British rifles became so hot from repeat firing that they stripped these thin brass jackets and many failed in the carnage of battle.

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