Bullets (4)

Object Number: 
INV.10348a-d
Date: 
1855-1865
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
largest: 1 x 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Lead minie bullets; conical with flat base; three of the bullets are flattened.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, these minie bullets were found by Union chaplain and veteran Joseph Bradley in May, 1865 in the Confederate breastworks at Petersburg, Virginia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Margaret Bradley, 1940
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group