Z1665 Federal 3" Parrott "Common" Shell with Perfect Time Fuse Adaptor Marked "W" (Type I Sabot)
Description: Here is a very nice excavated Parrott shell with a great fuse adaptor. This style of fuse adaptor tapers towards the bottom and is marked "W" which is thought to mean West Point. The metal on this example is great and it's been cleaned and coated.
Measures: 2.85" x 8.5"
Reference: Dickey & George, Field Artillery, (1993 Edition), Pg.216