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Object Name MUSKET BALL
Catalog Number 0985.10.00272a,b
Description Two musket balls, one flattened (.272b) and one not (.272a), both .58 caliber are contained in a light brown chamois cloth purse (.272) with an oxidized iron rim.
Owned Ellison Capers
Provenance The 2 bullets in the purse (.272) were removed from General Ellison Capers' hip after he was wounded.
People Capers, Ellison