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A01048 - 7.85cm Krupp shell for the field gun
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Item Number: A01048

Item Title: 7.85cm Krupp shell for the field gun

Price: $195

Shipping: Not included

Provenance:

Type: Krupp shell

Size: 7.85cm

Sabot: Lead bands

Fuse: Missing

Book:

Location Recovered: Non dug

Description:This is a circa 1880 Krupp shell made in Germany but exported all over the world due to its great popularity. This one made it to the US military and into a Western Illinois collection. It is for the 7.85 centimeter field gun and has bands made of lead intended to engage the rifling.