U.S. ARTILLERY CASE SHOT BALL, RECOVERED FROM GETTYSBURG

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Item Code: R22868

Case shot was found in the woods 300 yards north of the Trostle house in Gettysburg. Relic condition with moderate surface rust and pitting.

Relic came out of the Iva Rosensteel-Rider collection.  Mrs. Rider was the sister of George Rosensteel, who started the Electric Map museum in Gettysburg. Eventually, it became a part of the Rider collection in Gettysburg, which remained in the family until The Horse Soldier purchased the collection in June 2016.  [SL]

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