~ First World War British 1918 Dated 13 Pounder Inert Artillery Shell ~
The shell is complete with its fuse, projectile and brass case.
The brass case is stamped on the reverse
LOT 113 V.S.M.
broad arrow 1918
Its percussion cap is stamped...
R broad arrow L
NO 1 II T
The fuse is stamped on its inner rim...
The copper ring of the shell is serial numbered ‘112’.
~ Dimensions ~
The shell stands 21 inches (53 cm) tall.
The brass case is 11.61 inches (29.5 cm) tall and the projectile with its fuse is 10 inches (25.5 cm) tall.
The shell weighs 3.9 Kg.
~ Condition ~
The shell is in good condition as seen in the pictures with the expected signs of ageing.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £22 or it can be picked up from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.