Joshua Tree, California: Unexploded Bomb Art

What appears to be an aerial bomb -- but may be an old fuel tank reimagined and outfitted with fins -- is displayed nose down atop a rock pedestal.
Address:
64305 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA
Directions:
Three miles east of Joshua Tree, on the south side of CA-62/Twentynine Palms Hwy.
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Unexploded Bomb on Stand

An unexploded rusty bomb is displayed atop a stone column on the south side of Highway 62 between Sunkist and Hollinger Avenues. There are more on the east side of Twenty Nine Palms. Don't really know their purpose.

[Kerin Fassler, 01/13/2020]

This particular "bomb" may in fact be an old fuel tank deceptively outfitted with fins.


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