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.56 Colt Revolving Rifle Combustible Cartridge
Item #: Z7709
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Z7709 .56 Colt Revolving Rifle Combustible Cartridge
Description: Scarce paper cartridge used in the .56 Colt Revolving Rifle. These were manufactured by the Colt Cartridge Works in Hartford, Connecticut. This is a fine example of Colt’s nitrated paper "Envelope” cartridge. The bullet has a few small oxidation spots, and the darker areas are from the glue. A tough Civil War cartridge to find!
Measures: D .592” OAL 1.935”
Reference: "Round Ball to Rimfire” Thomas Vol. 2 Pg. 46 No. 394
Price: $350.00 UPS Shipping Required


Shipping Weight: 0.25 lb
Item # Z7709
Your Price $350.00 USD

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