Z1672 Confederate 10lb. Read "Common" Shell with Fuse Adaptor
Description: Nice excavated Read shell with the thin wrought iron sabot and copper fuse adaptor. This one has a clear lathe dimple on the base with light pitting. This piece was painted black at one time and some of the paint is coming off in a few spots.
Measures: 2.86" x 8.75"
Reference: Dickey & George, Field Artillery, (1993 Edition), Pg. 243