Y1254 Confederate .52 Sharps Cartridge (2nd Pattern) Produced at the Richmond Laboratory
Description: Here is a scarce Confederate .52 Sharps carbine cartridge produced at the Richmond Laboratory. This is the wider 2nd pattern. The paper is tight and original with powder stainss. There is one repair to the base and one small repair to the side wall of the cartridge as seen in picture three. This cartridge was purchased from the author Terry White in April of 1988.
Reference: RBTRF Vol. 4. No. 214