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A01012 - Confederate 6.4in Harding Shell

Item Number: A01012

Item Title: Confederate 6.4in Harding Shell

Price: $495

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

Type: Harding shell

Size: 6.4in

Sabot: Copper ring (partial)

Fuse: Wood time fuse adapter (missing)

Book: Jack Bell Page 230

Location Recovered: Long Island, SC, near Folly Island and Charleston

Description:This is a nice condition 6.4in Harding shell It has excellent rifling on the half of the copper sabot that remains so it will display really well. These are only found at Long Island, SC (next to Folly Island) in the Charleston defenses.

Dug by the late Greg Craven and run through electrolysis by another person I consider to be the best in the field. It was in electrolysis for close to two years and has been out of electrolysis and stable for close to another two years. A very nice price for this desirable shell.


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