|Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War
|Civil War Artillery|
by Harry Ridgeway
Projectile measures: diameter 3.35in., length 6.25in., fired sabot compressed, weight 10.0lb. Lead band sabot shows seven lands and grooves, fired from Blakely rifle. Hotchkiss percussion fuze intact. Projectile is disarmed, drill hole in the side. Recovered: not known.
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