Screen Shot 2013-03-25 at 13.57.22An apparently genuine cannonball from the Battle of Vinegar Hill, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, 1798.

In which we were thoroughly routed thanks in no small part to to these perishing ‘spheres of doom’.

You can take this or I have a hanging garden you might fancy.

Genuine Cannonball, Battle of Vinegar Hill, 1798 (eBay)

(Thanks Sibling of Daedalus)