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Bullet

Object Number: 
INV.8438.9
Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Lead bullet.
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