British Boer War Era Artillery Shell

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British Boer War Era Artillery Shell

  • Price: $285.00 CAD
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    Excellent empty artillery  shell and projectile.  19" overall, the base is marked 1901 with production date 17/10/01, broad arrow over 8.  The piece remains in overall excellent condition.  There is a 2nd hole in the base indicating that it may have been intended to be used as a base for a lamp.  Sound overall condition, this piece may well have been built for use in the second Boer War 1899- 1902.  Needs to be polished.  The projectile is 21/4" by 71/2+/-.  No license required to purchase or own.