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Bullet mold

Bullet mold
Title
Bullet mold
Date 
1760-1800
Medium 
Stone, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. ( 3.2 x 19.7 cm )
Description 
Stone and wood bullet mold; two rectangular soapstone blocks fastened together with wooden peg driven through hole at both ends; eleven circular molds on front interior of both blocks.
Object Number 
Z.3147
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group