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English and French gunflints

English and French gu...

Six gunflints were found at Davidsonville. Four are honey-colored French flin...

Powder flask part

Powder flask part

A powder flask was used to store and keep gunpowder dry until it was needed. ...

Spur fragment

Spur fragment

Steel spur fragment. Rowel is missing.

Musket ramrod pipe

Musket ramrod pipe

This cast brass ramrod pipe is one of only two gun parts found at Davidsonvil...


Stirrup

Stirrup

Heavy iron stirrup with solid sides. The platform is oval with a figure eight...

Lead Balls and Shot

Lead Balls and Shot

This array of lead shot comes from excavations in lots around the town site. ...

Fragment from an English swivel gun

Fragment from an Engl...

This is part of an exploded swivel gun, most likely English in design, dating...

Snaffle or Watering Bit

Snaffle or Watering Bit

A snaffle bit is the most common bit for horseback riding. It consists of a b...


Lead Stock

Lead Stock

One incremented or incised piece of lead was found in Feature 1, Lot 35. Whil...

Lead Sprue

Lead Sprue

This image illustrates six lead sprue found in Lot 35. Sprue is the opening t...