Whitworth artillery shell

Object Number: 
X.407
Date: 
1855-1865
Medium: 
Iron, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 3 in. ( 27.9 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Iron and brass Whitworth artillery shell; tapered, cylindrical iron shell with flat base, rounded top, and brass collar.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group