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Three Gettysburg Inert Artillery Rounds

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Gettysburg Inert Artillery Rounds, c. 1863, a 1st Model Amsterdam shell with "Gettysburg" painted on the side, marked on the bottom "PATENTED/S. & CO/AUGUST 12, 1862"; a 3-in. Parrott shell with a paper label marked "Gettysburg/Battlefield/Pennsylvania"; and a 3-in. Hotchkiss shell with "Gettysburg" painted on the side.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $400-600

All in good condition but are relics.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.