Z2280 Federal Washington Arsenal Ammo Crate for 1000 rounds of .58 Enfield Cartridges (Published Example)
Description: This is a crudely constructed box without any handles. One side is stenciled "1000 ROUNDS CARTS. CAL 58 FOR ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET." The other side is stenciled, "WASHINGTON ARSENAL AUG. 1862." Nice box with a partial top. This box is constructed of pine and is held together with square nails. Thomas writes this box, "was found on the battlefield of 2nd Manassas."
Measures: 16" x 13" x 8"
Published in Round Ball to Rimfire Vol. 1 by Dean Thomas Pg. 68