Federal Read-Parrott - Inventory Number: ART 236
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