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Metal WWI German spherical aerial bomb as dropped from Zeppelins. Cast metal spherel with one bolted suspension lug next to threaded fuse hole; fuse and contents missing; sphere seamed together in three parts. Marked "Inert" and date.
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Spherical metal bomb with liftin ring.
Transfer from the U.S. Army, Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen Proving Grounds.
Other: 11in diameter., 32.5lb. (27.9cm, 14.7kg), 36.5 in circumference
National Air and Space Museum
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