Parrott shell

Parrott shell
Title
Parrott shell
Date 
1855-1863
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 3 in. ( 22.2 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Iron artillery shell; conical; foliate engraving on body.
Object Number 
X.400
Marks 
engraved: body: "Rebel shell/Gettysburg/1863"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group