Our Logo

Site Updated This Weekend!!!

3-inch Hotchkiss Shell w/ Percussion Fuse
Item #: FDR21-036
Click on an image to enlarge
Dug 3inch Hotchkiss Shell with percussion fuse in place. It has been disarmed and drilled through the side of the nose. There is more ground action on one side vs the other, but displays very nicely. It has been cleaned an coated. The lead sabot also shows some ground action and has a ding on one side. Hard to tell if its from the digger's shovel or when it hit something, but it appears old and blends in nicely with the rest of the shell's patina. The recovery site is unknown.
Sorry we are not taking on-line orders at this time. If you see something you would like give is a call.
Fort Donelson Relics
P.O. Box 129
Dover, TN 37058
931-801-4530
john@fortdonelsonrelics.com


Disclaimer: If you have ordered an antique weapon or artifact from our website please be advised that these guns are sold strictly as collectible antiques.

We are also on Facebook under Fort Donelson Relics; Check out, discuss, and network with other collectors.