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Deactivated British First World War number 19 percussion grenade with wooden handle and streamers. The streamers were designed to enable the grenade to land nose down to impact the firing mechanism. From a collection of war trophies collected by the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders based at Dumbarton Castle.
Collection Type
Date Made
1914-1918
Period
Dimensions
l 285mm (l 11 1/4")
dia 60mm (dia 2 3/8")
l 725mm (l 28 9/16")
Property Information
Accession No
DUM345

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