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A01047 - 3in flat base Hotchkiss shell
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Item Number: A01047

Item Title: 3in flat base Hotchkiss shell

Price: $240

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Hotchkiss type IV



Fuse: 14 second Wright fuse

Book: Dickey and George (1993 Edition) Page 170

Location Recovered: Non dug

Description:Non dug 3in Hotchkiss shell with a nice example of the (worth more than the shell) 14 second Wright time fuse. This one still has a lot of the arsenal orange paint on it. Letters "TB" stamped into the sabot. The fuse is war era, but the shell was made in 1867 according to D&G.