Stone Artifacts

Stone artifacts recovered from the Mardi Gras shipwreck included fifty nine gunflints,
an essential component of flintlock firearms. A round stone recovered likely represents
part of the ship's ballast.


Artifact Gallery:

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Citation Information:
Donny L. Hamilton
2007, Mardi Gras Shipwreck Project-On-going work, URL, http://nautarch.tamu.edu/mardigras, Center for Maritime Archaeology and Conservation, Texas A&M University.

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