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A00521 - Super Excellent 10 Pounder Parrott
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Item Number: A00521

Item Title: Super Excellent 10 Pounder Parrott

Price: $235

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Parrott

Size: 10 Pounder (2.9 Inch)

Sabot: Brass Ring

Fuse: Parrott Type-I Percussion (2 Piece)

Book: Dickey and George (1993 Edition) Page 226
Melton and Pawl (Paperback Editon) Page 65 A-93

Location Recovered: Unknown

Description:This is a really nice example of a workhorse shell that shows excellent rifling from the 3 groove Parrott rifle. Shell body is in very good condition with very distinct chisel marks on the base where the sprue was removed. The zinc 2 piece percussion fuse is in excellent condition. You rarely see them this nice with both spanner holes crisp on the domed anvil cap. This is a common shell (i.e. not case shot) that you're guaranteed to like in your collection.

The shell is cleaned, coated and disarmed and displays great.