Bullet

Object Number: 
INV.8438.8
Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Lead bullets; conical, but flattened.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, this bullet was found on the Civil War battlefield at the Crater in Virginia by Thomas Stanley Beckwith, the donor's uncle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of E.R. Beckwith
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group