Y1042 Excavated .58 Johnston & Dow Waterproof Cartridge
Description: Nice .58 Johnston & Dow cartridge from the American Civil War. These cartridges were coated to waterproof them. As you can see, the waterproof coating worked as this example was dug from the ground over 100 years after the American Civil War. This excavated example has a small crack on the side and a small repair to the base.
Measures: OAL 1.800"