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Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE

Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE

Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE    Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE
Here is a great lot of 4 shell fragments from an early Gettysburg collection found in 1899. The largest shell fragment with threads on back measures about 3 x 2. The threaded fuse hole shows on the back. Original label reads: Bliss Farm Gettys. Part of the label fell off when picked up and is detached and separate but still intact. About 40% of the label is still attached. A smaller shell fragment is about. 1.5 x 7/8 inch. These are from an early family collection of Gettysburg found pieces, mainly picked up in 1899. The collection was found in the basement of an old family house in New Cumberland, PA. This is the first time these pieces have ever been offered for sale.

Beautiful contemporary labeled shells picked up almost 36 years after the battle. As you know, pieces like this with early labels are rare. The item "Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE" is in sale since Friday, August 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".

The seller is "wscoop" and is located in Walkersville, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE    Gettysburg Civil War Shells with Original 1890s Early Collection Label RARE