~ WW1 German Imperial 105mm Artillery Shell With Dopp Z92 sp Fuze ~
The shell is complete with its brass case, steel projectile and fuze.
The base of the brass shell is stamped...
The percussion cap is stamped ’16 Sb 38’.
The fuze is a Model 1892 double effect 45 mm time and percussion fuze, without delay.
It is stamped ‘Dopp Z92 sp’. No other markings are visible.
~ Dimensions ~
When assembled the projectile is 32.1 inches (81.5 cm) tall. The case base diameter is 5 inches (12.6 cm).
The brass case length is 19.5 inches (49.5 cm).
The steel shell is 15.3 inches (39 cm) tall.
The projectile weighs 12.2 Kg.
~ Condition ~
For conservation purposes the fuse has been repainted at one point in time.
Most of its markings are worn.
The brass shell has aged but its general condition remains good.
Please refer to the pictures.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £30 or it can be picked up from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.