Civil War Bullet in the Wood
Civil War Bullet in the Wood – This large piece of southern, yellow pine was recovered in the Richmond area, a number of years ago. The wood is in excellent condition and is quite dense and heavy, indicative of old growth, heart wood pine. There is no rot or weak areas in the wood. The bullet embedded is clearly visible and appears to be some kind of conical bullet of reasonably large caliber. These relics are always desirable. The wood measures as follows: Length – 10”; Width – about 3.5”.