Original Large 12lb. Civil War Cannon Ball Recovered From The Battle Of Atlanta The Classic Civil War Cannon Ball Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. A very nice Civil War relic 12lb cannon ball, this is the classic solid shot Civil War cannon ball. These have no powder and is completely safe (non-explosive). Found near the Atlanta battlefield. A very historic recovery location and a very nice looking cannon ball. Recovered Pre-National Park and is 100% Legal and 100% authentic. A few dings and light pitting, in very good relic condition with some loss and dents. This is one of the better early pick-up cannon balls from an old collection. Cannon balls this nice are very difficult to find and only come from old collections. Battlefield recovered cannon balls with recovery history are getting very hard to find. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA provided. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Scarce! Don’t miss this.