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  • Federal Spherical Water-Cap Fuze / Sold

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    Federal Spherical Water-cap Fuze - Inventory Number: ART 113 / Sold

    DIAMETER:   9.8 inches
    GUN:  10-inch Columbiad Smoothbore
    LENGTH:  -
    WEIGHT:  About 100 pounds
    CONSTRUCTION:  Common Shell
    SABOT:  Wooden Cup - Missing
    FUZING: Wooden Fuze Plug

    A typical projectile for the 10-inch Columbiad.  A mortar shell of this caliber weighs 88 pounds, due to the thinner walls.

    Inventory Number: ART 113 / Sold