Artillery shell, Hotchkiss
Overall: 7 x 3 in. ( 17.8 x 7.6 cm )
stamped: bottom: "HOTCHKISS PATENT OCT. 9 1855/MAY 14 1861"
Iron artillery shell; conical with lead band aound body; stamped mark at bottom.
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