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C.S. 4.52” 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL USED A FARM WEIGHT, RECOVERED ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

C.S. 4.52” 12-LB SPHERICAL SHELL USED A FARM WEIGHT, RECOVERED ON THE DAVID PLANK FARM, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a fine 4.52”, Confederate, 12-pound spherical shell from the Gettysburg battlefield that was used as a farm weight. Found on the David Plank Farm on Little Round Top sometime after the… (872-01). Learn More »

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US CIVIL WAR SHIPPING CRATE FOR A NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

US CIVIL WAR SHIPPING CRATE FOR A NAVAL SPHERICAL SHELL

Dovetail construction shipping crate designed to hold an 8 inch spherical naval shell, dated 1864. Crate measures 10” by 10” by 10”. Original stenciling is legible and reads “8 – INCH… (R21841). Learn More »

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

US 12 lb., 4.52 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black matrix. This shell used an extremely rare Wright time fuse which functioned similarly to a Bormann time fuse. … (R20952). Learn More »

U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FOUND ON THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FOUND ON THE WHEATFIELD, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a nice U.S. 3-Inch Schenkl Percussion Shell. John Geiselman obtained it from Lester Wherley, who found it in relic condition on the Wheatfield in Gettysburg. Lightly pitted, it measures 9… (R21772). Learn More »

SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 6 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT SHELL

US 6 lb., 3.67 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black and tan matrix. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls. Both Union and… (R20404). Learn More »

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

SECTIONED US 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE SHOT SHELL

US 12 lb., 4.52 inch spherical half shell with bullets clearly visible in the black and tan matrix. This shell used a Bormann time fuse. Visible are pistol and musket balls. Both Union and… (R20936). Learn More »

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUNDER SMOOTH READ SHELL RECOVERED FROM GRAND GULF, MS

CS 3.67 INCH 20 POUNDER SMOOTH READ SHELL RECOVERED FROM GRAND GULF, MS

Shell has moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has a layer of shellac that shows some flaking. Brass sabot remains intact. Part of Grant’s campaign against Vicksburg, Grand Gulf was the… (727-150). Learn More »

DUG US 3.67” HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL

DUG US 3.67” HOTCHKISS CASE-SHOT SHELL

Base cap and lead sabot are intact; no fuse plug. Heavy surface rust/pitting. Location of recovery unknown. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB… (R20123). Learn More »

RELIC CONDITION 10 POUND PARROTT SHELL FROM A GETTYSBURG ESTATE SALE

RELIC CONDITION 10 POUND PARROTT SHELL FROM A GETTYSBURG ESTATE SALE

Shell has light to moderate surface rust and pitting. Zinc fuse plug and paper time fuse missing. Relic was purchased at a Gettysburg estate sale and was previously sold by The Horse Soldier in 1974,… (7-3438). Learn More »

US 3.67” 20 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

US 3.67” 20 POUNDER PARROTT SHELL

Location of recovery unknown. Shell has light surface rust/pitting; relic has a thin varnish. A hole for deactivation is in the side. Brass sabot is intact. Parrott percussion fuse plug remains in… (M23387). Learn More »

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL WITH CS BORMANN TIME FUSE

CS 5.68 INCH 24 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHELL WITH CS BORMANN TIME FUSE

Shell has heavy surface rust/pitting; relic has a heavy layer of varnish which has some flaking down to the iron, especially around the fuse plug. Most of the numbers on the fuse plug are still… (727-346). Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED FROM RICHMOND, VA

Shot has heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has been lightly varnished. The iron side-loader plug is caked over and barely visible. A rare C.S. paper time fuse plug has replaced the Bormann plug… (R10764). Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT RICHMOND, VA

CS 4.52” 12 POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT RICHMOND, VA

Shot has moderate to heavy surface rust and pitting; relic has been lightly varnished. The iron side-loader plug is caked over and barely visible. A rare C.S. paper time fuse plug has replaced the… (R10763). Learn More »

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

3” TIME FUSED CS READ SHELL

Recovered at Richmond, VA. Shell has light to moderate surface rust, light varnish. Shell has been fired. Original fuse plug intact; no paper fuse remains. Lead sabot is missing a piece measuring… (558-426). Learn More »

OPENED AND EMPTY PACKAGE OF ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMERSOX

OPENED AND EMPTY PACKAGE OF ARTILLERY FRICTION PRIMERS

Blue label covers a 1.5” x 7.25” wood block which secured five primers. Label has a view of a primer and is marked “FRANKFORD ARSENAL”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (408-219). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL SABOT

US/CS 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT ON THE ORIGINAL SABOT

From the famous Rosensteel Little Round Top Museum / Rosensteel Family Collection. Family history holds that George D. Rosensteel, a long time relic collector, established a Civil War museum in… (M23712). Learn More »

HYBRID 4.5 INCH ABSTERDAM SHELL

HYBRID 4.5 INCH ABSTERDAM SHELL

This shell is unfired and in excellent condition. The body is smooth and the brass ring sabot has six small cuts for expansion purposes. One of these is chipped on the edge. What makes this shell a… (727-341). Learn More »

U.S. / C.S. 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT WITH THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT – FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

U.S. / C.S. 4.52 INCH 12 POUNDER SPHERICAL SHOT WITH THE ORIGINAL WOOD SABOT – FROM GETTYSBURG MUSEUM COLLECTION

An early battlefield pick up, once part of the Jennie Wade/Soldiers National Museum C1902. Nice smooth dark olive patina. Wood sabot cracked in 4 pieces and glued together. Museum inventory number on… (R20449). Learn More »

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

EXCAVATED U.S. 3” PARROTT SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

Here is a Gettysburg excavated Civil War Federal 3” field artillery projectile often referred to as a Parrott Type III shell excavated from an unknown location area on the Gettysburg battlefield… (678-242). Learn More »

CS 6.4 INCH READ COPPER SABOT SHELL

CS 6.4 INCH READ COPPER SABOT SHELL

Fired from a rifled 32 pounder gun. Nice copper ring sabot, sans wood fuse. Considered the last design of Read projectiles to see service at the war’s end. Examples found at Fort Fisher, Mobile Bay,… (778-04). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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SKETCH BY ALEXANDER C. MEINUNG, 26TH NORTH CAROLINA

Alexander C. Meinung was a Moravian musician who served with the field band of the 26th North Carolina Infantry throughout the Civil War. He was captured on April 5, 1865 during the evacuation of Petersburg. During the Battle of Gettysburg, where the… (963-02). Learn More »

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