Original Civil War Bullet In Wood From Documented Collection Recovered In Virginia. A very nice and completly surrounded piece with a 3 ring minie ball (bullet) in the wood. The wood shows the path of the bullet (see photo). The top part has been removed to expose the bullet and path (see photos) but the piece that covers the bullet is present. A very nice unusually complete earlier pick up. Recovered in Virginia former Dr. W.E. Mercer collection. Authentic Civil War bullets in wood are getting more and more difficult to locate. Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA provided.