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A00285 - Very nice example of the 3 Inch Case Shot Dyer
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Item Number: F00285

Item Title: Very nice example of the 3 Inch Case Shot Dyer

Price: $165

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Dyer

Size: 3 Inch Caliber

Sabot: Lead Cup (Missing)

Fuse: Dyer Time Adapter

Book: Dickey and George (1993 Edition) Page 145
Melton and Pawl (Paperback Editon) Page 53 A-60

Location Recovered: Unknown

Description:This is a good example of the case shot Dyer projectile for the 3 Inch Ordnance rifle. This shell was cleaned in electrolysis which didn't leave the best looking exterior. So it was cut in half to nicely show the Dyer time fuse adapter and the lead case shot suspended in the yellow matrix. The iron body is good and hard. A very nice example that doesn't come up very much.

It will be going to the Chattanooga Show this weekend (7/24/2020) and likely won't last long there.

Shell is cleaned, coated and disarmed.