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Antique 19th Century Boer War II Irish Military Shell Carrier 52cm

SKU: G0757
This is an antique 19th Century Boer War II Irish Military Walking Shell Carrier
Large brown leather carrier displaying a hand painted decoration to the front of the carrier depicting the Irish Lion and Unicorn Crest Motif with the flag of St Patrick's
The carrier has a swing leather handle to the top

The measurements are
52cm tall and 20cm in diameter (the top)

 

The carrier shell is simply a hollow carrier equipped with a fuze that ejects the contents at a calculated time. They are often filled with propaganda leaflets (see external links), but can be filled with anything that meets the weight restrictions and is able to withstand the shock of firing. 

The measurements are
52cm tall and 20cm in diameter (the top)

 

In good condition with a small leather repair

£395.00Price