Third Carlist War Whitworth Projectile


This is an spanish souvenir from the Third Carlist War (1872-1876). Body is marked “RECUERDO DEL BOMBARDEO DE HERNANI, 1875” (refers to the bombardment of the Hernani village situated in Guipuzkoa (Guipúzcoa) province, Basque Country.


Very interesting,

the spanish had some of these guns. They even fire alot against US troops at the Phillipines during the US spanish war.
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