General Lee’s Headquarters Witness Wood And Civil War Bullet From The Battle Of Gettysburg Found Near Lee’s H.Q. Classic image of General Lee on his horse “Traveler”. Authentic wood piece from a tree at the world famous Thompson House better known as General Lee’s Headquarters with a Civil War bullet recovered near the house (Seminary Ridge). Matted and framed with a Riker frame. Mat color may vary. This relic is certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The bullet was recovered before Gettysburg was a National Park and is 100% legal to own. Museum documentation (COA) included. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The wood comes from the original witness tree. A “Witness Tree” is a tree that was standing during the battle of Gettysburg. This tree can be seen in many of the early photos of Lee’s H.Q. This piece of witness wood was obtained by The Gettysburg Museum of History from the former owners of the property. The tree was cut down in the 1960’s. An amazing historic relic from one of Gettysburg’s most iconic spots. The bullet in this display was found on Seminary Ridge. The Thompson house is on Seminary Ridge. A fantastic set for the Civil War enthusiast and a great gift idea. A nice size 8″/12″ is the overall size of the glass case. Please see our other Gettysburg battlefield relics and collectors sets. Very limited supply.