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Cannonball with stand (2)

Object Number: 
1943.430ab
Date: 
1800-1815
Medium: 
Iron, wood, wool, brass
Dimensions: 
Part (stand): 4 x 7 in. (10.2 x 17.8 cm) Part (Cannon Ball): 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Marks: 
engraved plaque: "CANNONBALL AND WOOD /FROM/FRIGATE CHESAPEAKE"
Description: 
Iron, wood, wool, and brass cannonball with stand; iron cannonball mounted on green felt-lined depression at top of rectangular wooden stand that has incised brass plate fastened to front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Eugene H. Pool
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group