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Artillery shell

Artillery shell
Title
Artillery shell
Date 
1850-1861
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 22.2 x 7.3 cm )
Description 
Iron artillery shell; hollow and conical.
Credit Line 
Gift of John H. Thompson
Object Number 
1912.25
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this shell was found on the Civil War battlefield at Bull Run, Virginia.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group