Courtesy of the U.S. Navy. Photograph by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth G. Takada.
CSS Alabama Cannon
This 32-pound Blakely cannon was recovered from the wreck of the Confederate warship CSS Alabama off the coast of Cherbourg, France, in 1994. A conservator observes the cannon in its shipping crate at at the Naval History
and Heritage Command laboratory warehouse in Washington, D.C.