Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

UA-HT24-JAN14

A view looking directly into the interior of the mid-section of the torpedo with about two-thirds of the interior filled with sediment.
Title: UA_HT24_JAN14
Description: Paul Mardikian, a contract conservator from Terra Mare Conservation, discovers more than 130 lbs of sediment after removing the seal on one end of the mid-section of the Howell Torpedo. The sediment was systematically removed and sifted for any pieces of the torpedo or concretion.
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