Z1637 Federal 10lb. 2.9" Parrott Artillery "Common" Shell (Type I Sabot)
Description: Nice excavated Parrott artillery shell. This one has a partial fuse and appears to be wooden. The iron on this example is strong and the wrought iron sabot has three lands and three grooves.
Measures: 2.85" x 8.5"
Recovered: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reference: Dickey & George, Field Artillery, (1993 Edition), Pg. 216