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U00590 - Rare, unpublished Schenkl watercap fuse
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Item Number: U00590

Item Title: Rare, unpublished Schenkl watercap fuse

Price: $150

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Schenkl watercap

Shell Type:

Thread Diameter:

Thread Count: 10tpi


Location Recovered: Mare Island, CA

Description:Naval watercap fuse threaded for the 10tpi Schenkl shells. It is dated 1879 and shows that not only did the watercap fuses continue to be used, but also the Schenkl shells long after Mr. Schenkl had died in 1862.