SOLD – ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR WOODEN CANNON RAMROD TENNESSEE

ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR WOODEN CANNON RAMROD TENNESSEE

THIS IS A CIVIL WAR CANNON RAMROD THAT WAS ORIGINALLY FROM FRANKLIN TENNESSEE, NOT BY ME. IT IS IN ORIGINAL UNTOUCHED DRY CONDITION WITH NO REPAIRS OR RESTORATION WITH SOME SHRINKAGE SPLITS. IT HAS AN OLD TAG ON IT THAT READS “CIVIL WAR CANNON RAMROD FRANKLIN TENNESSEE 1861-1864”. THE BORE WAS MOST LIKELY 4.5″-5″ AND THERE IS NO SIGNS OF ANY MATERIAL OR SHEEPSKIN ON THE END USED FOR SWABBING. IT HAS NEVER BEEN WAXED OR SHELLACKED AND NOT SURE IF IT WAS USED BY THE UNION OR THE CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY DURING THE WAR. THIS IS A NICE OLD SOUTHERN FOUND CIVIL WAR ARTIFACT. MEASURES: 41.5″ LONG.