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Authentic Artillery Implements of the Civil War Era
Original Excavated Civil War Cannon Friction Primer in Riker Box Display
Item #: A1530
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This is an original excavated Civil War cannon friction primer. These were inserted into the vent hole of the cannon to cause the spark that set off the powder charge and the cannon to fire. The brass tube portion is about 2 inches long. It has an original twisted wire at the top that has been put back in place for display. You don't see these very often these days in excavated condition. This one is excavated and beautiful condition as you can see. It comes displayed on a piece of cloth in a 3 by 4 inch riker box for display. It is a great piece of Civil War artillery history for the price.

Shipping Weight: 0.6 lb
$39.00 USD

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