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U00429 - F stamped CS copper time fuse adapter for spherical shells

Item Number: U00429

Item Title: F stamped CS copper time fuse adapter for spherical shells

Price: $125

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

Type: CS copper time fuse adapter for spherical shells

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Book: Jones page 39

Location Recovered: Richmond retreat route

Description:Fantastic Confederate copper ball fuse adapter with the Q stamp. It is believed that F is the mark from a North Carolina maker, possibly Fayetteville. We had a very informative thread on these basemarks here:

http://bulletandshell.com/forum/index.php?topic=162.15

This fuse adapter is in great shape and even has the remnants of the paper time fuse intact in it. It was recovered by Robert Bebo Compton on the retreat route not far down the road from Appomattox.


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