~ WW2 Japanese 18 pdr Artillery Shell ~
The shell is fitted with a No. 80 like fuze, the so called ‘shrapnel reduced’.
As seen in the pictures the markings on the fuze are clearly visible. There is only a small Japanese mark on it, that can be seen in the pictures.
~ Dimensions ~
The shell is 11 ½ inches (28.5 cm) long with a diameter of 3 inches (7.5 cm).
It weighs 3.24 kg.
~ Condition ~
As seen in the pictures the shell remains in good condition. The fuze doesn’t seem welded but we’ve had difficulties removing it due to lack of proper tools.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description