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Silver Cartridge Placefinder


Category: Hunting & Shooting

Subcategory: General

Vintage Silver Cartridge Placefinder.
A modern silver place marker, place finder, in the shape of a 12 bore shotgun cartridge. The well crafted and engineered placefinder or butt marker is made by F. A. Anderson and hallmark 1992. The gilt head unscrews to reveal 8 removable numbered pegs within. The numbered pegs are randomly inserted into the cartridge, number side down. Each shooter then takes their turn to draw a peg and the revealed number shows the actual shooting position (butt) that they will use for the first drive. Placefinders were very popular from the 1900's and are making a resurgence today, with many shooters looking out for good antique examples.

  • Year: 1992
  • Dimensions:
    H 6.5cm x Dia. 2.5cm
    H 2½" x Dia. 1"

  • Medium: Mahogany
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Condition: Very Good.
  • Reference Number: 26458