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Brass shell casings.
An example of the element Zinc

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Brass shell casings.
This is a collection of assorted shell casings made of brass (a copper-zinc alloy). In use, casings like this would be filled with gunpowder or other propellent, with a projectile (bullet) fastened in the open end.
Source: Derek McKinley
Contributor: Derek McKinley
Acquired: 13 February, 2007
Text Updated: 14 February, 2007
Price: Donated
Size: 2"
Composition: CuZn
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