Cartridge case, Turkish ; 2004/179/2

Name/Title

Cartridge case, Turkish

About this object

A brass cartridge case 55 mm High with a 12 mm diameter base. The base has Turkish writing and symbols pressed into it including the star and crescent moon. This blank cartridge was a Trophy from the battle fields of Gallipoli. This cartridge was never fired as where is no firing pin dent in the base.

Period

1914-18

Place Made

Turkey

Medium and Materials

metal brass and mud

Inscription and Marks

stamped on the base (head ) are Turkish inscription including the Star and crescent moon

Measurements

55 mm H x 12 mm dis of the base

Object Type

Cartridges

Object number

2004/179/2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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