Very Flares


#1

Well, I lucked out and located 3 unopened tins of Very Flares and 1 opened one.

Here they are:



Opened tin of Green Mk II

Headstamp R.F. No. 10

Top of cartridge


#2

Just beautiful! Great find indeed!

Jason


#3

Nice! I’ve only ever seen cardboard boxes (not that I’ve seen much in Very flare packages).


#4

Found some more 10ga Very Flares… and a couple of open boxes too…



#5

Here are some of the headstamps:







#6

Top covers:


Remington Covers:



#7

WOW! I’m sooooo jealous. Great pics. Excellent find.


#8

I apologize for my insufficient knowledge of English but what means “very” in relation to these cartridges?


#9

E.W. Very was the inventor of the original pistol and flares for them, no different than a name like Dardick, Colt, Gerlich, etc.


#10

SDC, thanks a lot for literally enligthening me. I allways wondered about.