US 3 INCH HOTCHKISS SHELL (TOP PORTION) RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

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Item Code: R21922

Nose and body portion of a US Hotchkiss shell. No base cup, and no sabot. Fuse plug remains intact and would have taken a paper time fuse. Three flame grooves are visible along the body of the shell. Surface shows moderate rust and pitting. Recovered from Gettysburg on the Daniel Lady farm, about 600 yards east of the barn.  [jt]

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