Z3043 .32 Short Merwin’s Patent Rimfire Cartridge by Phoenix
Description: Nice cartridge with a cone or deep dish base measuring .087” in depth. This cartridge was manufactured by the Phoenix Metallic Cartridge Company under Joseph Merwin’s US patent #175,293 of March 28, 1876.
Measures: OAL .961” CL .567”
Reference: The American Cartridge by Suydam Pg. 40 No. 6
Reference: The Rimfire Cartridge by Barber, Pg. 125
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