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Item #43221

Rare Sealed 1917 NRA Target Issue US Ctg. Co. 22 LR Lesmok Ammo Lowell

  • Maker: U.S. Cartridge Co.
  • Model: Ammo
  • Caliber: .22 LR

  • Description: This is a full box, 50 original rounds, of .22 LR N.R.A. target ammunition manufactured by the United States Cartridge Company in Lowell, Mass. The first issue 1917 half-split box has the red overlabel to serve as a warning for the more powerful loads. The box is sealed and in excellent condition with fully intact top label and red warning over-label with the side label missing a small piece on one of the corners. There is some light edge and corner wear with some age soiling. Identified in RHWeb (Roger Huegel 22 ID online): US-51 LR-1. A rare box to find in this high condition.