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U00744 - Tom Dickey marked Confederate fuse adapter from Petersburg

Item Number: U00744

Item Title: Tom Dickey marked Confederate fuse adapter from Petersburg

Price: $75

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

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Thread Diameter: 1in

Thread Count: 12tpi

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Location Recovered: Petersburg

Description:Standard copper Confederate fuse adapter used in spherical shells. The non-standard part of it is the Tom Dickey mark "121" on it. Tom Dickey used a distinctive system of black numbering on a white field to note recovery locations of his items. 121 corresponds to Petersburg. Tom Dickey marked items are obviously highly desirable as he was the Grand Pooh Bah of Civil War artillery.


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