nice cased display of exploded artillery
fuses of different sorts recovered on
private property from here at Stones River.
There are several Bormann fuses, a couple
Shenkl fuses, a CS dyer fuse, and a couple
of iron under-plugs for a total of 14
pieces. The fuses
are displayed in a quality made oak display
case.--$150. for fuses with case.
nose section fragment of a 3 inch case shot
Hotchkiss projectile. This was
recovered many years ago just past the rock
wall on Lealand Lane (Battle Of Nashville,
TN.). It is a Hotchkiss case shot
fragment with three lead case shot remaining
intact. It is a very inexpensive, yet
educational Federal artillery shell
condition, virtually non-excavated, quite
rare, Confederate "side-loader" brass time
fused, case shot, 12 pound cannon ball.
This rare Confederate ball was found being
used as a barn door counter-weight in a log
barn located near Petersburg, Virginia.
You couldn't ask for a nicer condition,
rare, Confederate side-loader cannon
exploded Shenkl case shot projectile.
This display consists of the tail section of
the shell and one side with both still
containing lead case shot balls in place.
This projectile was recovered near
Fredericksburg, Virginia. It makes an
excellent display with numerous remaining
case shot balls visible.--$48.SOLD
nose section of a 3.67 inch Shenkl shell
with the brass percussion fuse remaining
partially intact. This artifact was
recovered many years ago here at Stones
River and displays quite well.--$45.SOLD
pretty condition, excavated, 3 inch,
Confederate Read projectile. This
projectile was recovered from private
property near the Battle of Chickamauga,
Georgia. It has been disarmed,
cleaned, coated, and the beautifully rifled
brass sabot remains completely intact as
well as the brass time fuse.
Confederate artillery shells this nice are
seldom being recovered any more.--$695.
nice condition, excavated, COMPLETE 3-inch
Federal Hotchkiss shell consisting of nose,
cup, lead sabot, and brass time fuse all
remaining perfectly intact. The lead
sabot retains clear rifling marks from the
cannon barrel. This one was recovered
many years ago from a lawn off Leland Lane,
2nd days' fighting, Battle of Nashville,
Tennessee. This is a "case shot",
because after I drilled and disarmed the
shell, I could hear case shot balls rattle
fragment of a Confederate mortar ball
recovered near Vicksburg, Mississippi, with
several different size canister balls
displayed within it. This would make a
fantastic Civil War desk display.--$95.
cast brass, Hotchkiss projectile time fuse.
This was recovered many years ago from a
lawn along Battery Lane at the Battle of
nice condition, one complete excavated layer
of 7 canister balls correct for the 12-pound
Napoleon. The circle of canister balls
would measure 4.5 inches in diameter across.
These were extensively used here at Stones
River as well as most other battles of the
Civil War.--$95. for the entire layer.
excavated layer of canister balls for a 3
inch bore rifled gun. This complete
set of canister balls makes a very nice
display.--$75. for the entire set.
pretty Battle of Vicksburg, MISS. recovered
artillery desk display consisting of a large
section of a 24 lb. size cannon ball filled
with assorted size grape and cannister
exploded, copper, Confederate time fuse
probably from a 12-pound size Confederate
canon ball. This was recovered years
ago on private property near the Battle of
condition, 6 lb. gun size, CS fired canister
ball and one 12 lb., Napoleon gun size,
Federal canister ball. Both these
balls were recovered on private property
here at the Battle of Stones River, have
been cleaned, coated, and are ready for
display.--$45. for both.
done cast exact replica of a 2.9 inch
Confederate used Burton (or Dyer)
projectile. The original projectile
that this was cast from was recovered at 2nd
Manassas. This display is nice enough
to be in either a den or relic room.--$75.
done cast exact replica of a 30 lb. Federal
Parrott Projectile. The master
original that this was cast from was
recovered "The Seige Of Vicksburg, MS."
This is a very nice display piece.--$75.
set of 3 Naval Grape - The larger balls are
roughly 2 inches in diameter. These
were recovered on private property at
Vicksburg, MS. many years ago.-- $65. for
nice artillery display containing five iron
balls ranging from case shot to 6-pound size
canister and 12 pound size canister ball,
and finally a large Naval grape.--$75. for
the entire display.
condition, original, Civil War Artillery
lanyard. No artillery display is
complete without a lanyard.--$425.
condition original unissued "red"
Federal Artillery hat cord for the
"Hardee Style Hat".--$45.