Federal Read-Parrott - Inventory Number: ART 236 / SOLD
Recovered from Gettysburg. This is an example of the combination of Read's wrought iron sabot and Parrott's body design. This projectile was intended to be fired from the 10-pounder (2.9-inch caliber) Parrot rifle. Shell retains its iron sabot with a dimple on the base. The body is smooth with scattered surface pitting.
Inventory Number: ART 236 / SOLD