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Authentic Civil War Artillery Shells & Cannonballs
Artillery
Neat 1/2 Sectioned 12# Wood Fuse Civil War Cannonball with Offset Cavity
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This is a neat piece for your artillery collection. It is an original 4.62 inch diameter cannon also known as the 12# Civil War cannonball that has been cut in half. We have one half of the shell and it displays quite well as you can see. This is the version of the shell that has the open center that would have held only the powder charge to make it blow apart. What makes this one stand apart from the others is the offset placement of the cavity. As you can imagine this flaw would have probably never made it through a Union arsenal inspector. On the top of the ball it has the opening where it would have originally had the original wooden paper fuze holder. It makes a superb display piece and if you still smoke it would make a great ashtray.

Item #: B2073
Shipping Weight: 5 lbs
Your Price:$195.00 USD
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