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Ammunition Box
c 1862

Many ammunition boxes of all sizes, as well as box fragments were recovered from within the powder magazine of the U.S.S. Cairo. This box is held together with pegs. There is illegible block stenciling on one side.
Wood. L 21 cm, W 20.3 cm, Th 21 cm
Vicksburg National Military Park , VICKC 4949