British Crimean War Bullets

British Empire
1853-1856
$32.98
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Please Note: Our items are original artifacts, therefore they cannot be produced to meet demand. For this reason our items tend to sell out quickly, and this item may not be available in the near future.

History of the Artifact

Now available to you are original Crimean war lead bullets used during the conflict. 

The Crimean War was the first conflict in which these kinds of bullets, hollow based with spiral grooves, came to prominence effectively substituting the old fashioned musket balls. This modern bullet model is also known as the ‘Minié Ball’ - named after its French inventor Claude Minié. Given its innovative features, the Minié ball, unlike its simple musket ball counterpart, allowed for greater effective range and accuracy. 

These bullets were first used in large scale during the Crimean War (1853 and 1856), a conflict which saw the Russians fighting against an alliance of France, the United Kingdom, the Ottoman Empire and the Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia. The Minie ball played an important role in this conflict as it offered French and British soldiers a range and accuracy advantage which decimated the ill-equipped Russians lines. 

The same bullets that decimated Russian troops at the battles of Balaklava and Sevastopol are now made available to you neatly protected inside our elegant glass top leather cases ready to be displayed in your collections! 

How do I know these are original Crimean War Bullets?

Ancient Artifacts guarantees that all artifacts have been checked for authenticity by professional antiquarians who can certify with no room for doubt that all items sold on the Ancient Artifacts website are authentic and unique.

What will my artifact look like?

Your Crimean War Bullet will look very similar to the one shown in the photos. There will always be some variety, given our items are unique historical pieces. If for whatever reason you get anything that does not fit this description you are entitled to your money back! 

Your order will include:

  • One authentic Crimean War Bullet
  • Elegant protective case for preservation and display of your artifact 
  • Certificate of Authenticity

Ancient Artifacts relics are guaranteed authentic and have a 100% money back policy. Read more about our Mission and Promise for authenticity. 

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