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A01228 - 3.5in Read for the Blakely rifle fired by Pelhams artillery at Brandy Station

Item Number: A01228

Item Title: 3.5in Read for the Blakely rifle fired by Pelhams artillery at Brandy Station

Price: $495

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

Type: Read for the Blakely rifle

Size: 3.5

Sabot: Copper tapered ring

Fuse: Wood time fuse adapter (missing)

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Location Recovered: Brandy Station

Description:John Embrey dug this in the 90s where a warehouse is now at Culpeper Airport on the Brandy Station Battlefield. It was fired by Pelham’s artillery. It has a nice lathe lug and you can still see the lathe marks.


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