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Lot going on this month so probably won’t be listing much until June. We have quite a bit to sell, including some rare fuses, but are slammed with personal obligations right now. Thank you for your business and understanding.

A01352 - Rare 3.4in Hotchkiss for the Dahlgren rifle

Item Number: A01352

Item Title: Rare 3.4in Hotchkiss for the Dahlgren rifle

Price: $950

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Hotchkiss shell

Size: 3.4in

Sabot: Lead driving band

Fuse: Hotchkiss combination fuse


Location Recovered:

Description:We have had 3.4in Hotchkiss shells before but never one with the combination fuse. This makes the projectile post Civil War, but the gun that it was made for was 100% Civil War era. Missing the percussion fuse element that screwed into the center of the time fuse part, but otherwise mint. Has the "JB" inspector stamp in the lead sabot. Nice item.

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