Photo #: LC-B8171-481
CSS Teaser (1861-1862)
Photograph taken on board by Matthew Brady, soon after she was captured on the James River, Virginia, on 4 July 1862.
This view shows her 12-pounder Parrott rifled gun mounted on a slide pivot carriage at her bow. A gunners' sponge, a shovel and a two casks are also visible.
This gun was on display in the Washington Navy Yard, D.C., in 1970.
Collections of the Library of Congress.
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22 June 2001