The other possibility is it might be 1/2 of a horse bit. The hook could be where the reign attached. Definitely an interesting piece. Thanks for the replies. The outer edge of the end holes appear to be worn thinner than the rest of the piece.
I need a little help with identifying these bullets that I dug today. All three were just about 2 inches below the surface and cleaned up pretty easily. Found in my woods near Kennesaw Mountain.
Last February I bought several acres on Pine Mountain in Kennesaw, Ga. General Polk was killed just behind our house. Much of this area has been metal detected for many years I suspect, however I just purchased a new detector and found this bullet yesterday. After...