Log with cannonball
Overall: 32 x 11 1/2 in. ( 81.3 x 29.2 cm )
Section of tree with a cannon ball embedded in it.
According to the accession records, this section of tree comes from a field in Newbern, North Carolina, near Fort Thompson. The cannonball embedded in it was fired in 1861.
Gift of Dr. I.W. Page
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.