Y1222 .54 Merrill Carbine Cartridge (St. Louis Arsenal)
Description: Here is a nice .54 Merrill carbine cartridge with the pink/salmon paper. These were produced at the St. Louis Arsenal. This cartridge had a small hairline crack on the bottom of photo 1 that has been repaired.
Measures: OAL 1.557"
Reference: RBTRF Vol. 2 No. 476