Z1663     Federal Dyer Shell with Lead Sabot with Flame Grooves (Case-Shot)

Description: Nice excavated 3" Dyer shell with the flames grooved sabot. The grooves allowed the flame to reach the paper time fuse upon firing. This one still has the zinc time fuse adaptor and has been cleaned and coated.

Measures: 2.94" x 7"

Recovered: Unknown

Reference: Dickey & George, Field Artillery, (1993 Edition), Pg.145

Price: $350.00

 

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