Y833 .577 English Enfield Cartridge by E. & A. Ludlow of Birmingham
Description: Here is a very nice .577 cartridge produced by the Ludlow Brothers of Birmingham, England. This one has a paper label on the top that reads, "E. & A. Ludlow / Birmingham." The cartridge is completely intact with the bullet side dipped in tallow/wax. The original label is wrapped around the top but there is a very mall piece missing. This cartridge is in excellent shape. These cartridges were imported by the South during the American Civil War. The bullets typically have an L, L1, or L2 in the cavity.
Measures: L 3.16"
Reference: RBTRF Vol. 4 No. 464