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Will be listing a few things picked up at the Baltimore Show.

We were offered a 15" Army spherical shell. This is the type that took the wood fuse adapter and most if not all known came from surplus stocks at Bannermans. If anyones is interested in it for $1500, we'll get it and figure out how to meet up to deliver it. Absent a confirmed buyer we probably won't handle it as the hernia repair bills will far outweigh the few dollar profit we might make!

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C00005 - Eagle Breast Plate

Item Number: C00005

Item Title: Eagle Breast Plate

Price: $100

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Dug? : Yes

Size: Width:


Hooks? : No



Books: Mullinax's ID:

Kerksis's ID:

O'Donnell's ID:

Location Recovered: Camps between Mobile and Dauphin Island, AL

The Eagle Breast Plate is a popular relic among collectors with the artful Eagle and the talons holding arrows. This plate is decent. The face has a distinct eagle relief and a relatively dark patina. It still has the dirt and crust on it from being dug and with some TLC could be a nice face. Probably some work with a tooth pick to remove the crud would make the stamping really stand out. The face is relatively flat with just a few very slight waves in it. The back has lead in it but it is thin. The wires loops are rusted away as most are especially when recovered near salt water. This is a good plate for the money and displays well.

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