John Hunter Collections Estate

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Live bidding to begin at 10am Nov. 30th
Estate of John Hunter collection. Bits, saddles, leather, guns, flasks, traps,military, long guns, books etc.
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PREVIEW Friday 11/29/19 10-3PM
Local pickup at 809 w main, Lead. SD M-F 10-3
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US Model 1842 Springfield .69 cal. NVSN with early 1844 date, issued to both US and Mexico during th1 - US Model 1842 Springfield .69 cal. NVSN with early 1844 date, issued to both US and Mexico during th
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US Model 1842 Springfield .69 cal. NVSN with early 1844 date, issued to both US and Mexico during the war, original bayonet and ramrod, very good cond
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Antique officers sword with 32" curved blade , brass guard, wire wrapped leather handle and scabbard2 - Antique officers sword with 32" curved blade , brass guard, wire wrapped leather handle and scabbard
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Antique officers sword with 32" curved blade , brass guard, wire wrapped leather handle and scabbard. Remains very good, shows no repairs., bra...
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Sold to VF7713 for (125.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 147.50
 
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Model 1853 French military light artillery horse horse bit dated 1888.horse bit dated 1888.3 - Model 1853 French military light artillery horse horse bit dated 1888.horse bit dated 1888.
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Model 1853 French military light artillery horse horse bit dated 1888.horse bit dated 1888.
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US 1863 No. 3 Cavalry bit.4 - US 1863 No. 3 Cavalry bit.
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US 1863 No. 3 Cavalry bit.
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Copper and brass powder flask embossed with bugles on both front and back, and public property on on5 - Copper and brass powder flask embossed with bugles on both front and back, and public property on on
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Copper and brass powder flask embossed with bugles on both front and back, and public property on one side, top of charger stamped American Flask and
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Italian made Model 1847 Walker .44 cal. SN 03304 good functioning condition, no FFL required.good fu6 - Italian made Model 1847 Walker .44 cal. SN 03304 good functioning condition, no FFL required.good fu
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Italian made Model 1847 Walker .44 cal. SN 03304 good functioning condition, no FFL required.good functioning condition, no FFL required.
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1874 Type 3 US issue meat can.7 - 1874 Type 3 US issue meat can.
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1874 Type 3 US issue meat can.
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Collection of 3 includes US leather McKeever 45-70 cartridge pouch a scarce example with hangers for8 - Collection of 3 includes US leather McKeever 45-70 cartridge pouch a scarce example with hangers for
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Collection of 3 includes US leather McKeever 45-70 cartridge pouch a scarce example with hangers for shoulder straps, and 2 Colt bullet molds for .44
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US Model 1855\70 bayonet for .58 cal. muskets and later Springfields, used by both North and South d9 - US Model 1855\70 bayonet for .58 cal. muskets and later Springfields, used by both North and South d
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US Model 1855\70 bayonet for .58 cal. muskets and later Springfields, used by both North and South during civil war. Includes leather scabbard.and lat
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Collection of 2 antique metal powder flasks, both complete and working, 4 1/4" long.both complete an10 - Collection of 2 antique metal powder flasks, both complete and working, 4 1/4" long.both complete an
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Collection of 2 antique metal powder flasks, both complete and working, 4 1/4" long.both complete and working, 4 1/4" long.
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Rock Island 1901 issue water canteen with original hang strap.with original hang strap.11 - Rock Island 1901 issue water canteen with original hang strap.with original hang strap.
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Rock Island 1901 issue water canteen with original hang strap.with original hang strap.
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US 1885 watering bit with original reins.12 - US 1885 watering bit with original reins.
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US 1885 watering bit with original reins.
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Collection of 3 includes 2 US Cavalry tin cups and Civil war period tin handled pouring pitcher 4 1/13 - Collection of 3 includes 2 US Cavalry tin cups and Civil war period tin handled pouring pitcher 4 1/
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Collection of 3 includes 2 US Cavalry tin cups and Civil war period tin handled pouring pitcher 4 1/2" tall.and Civil war period tin handled po...
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Brass US military spurs.14 - Brass US military spurs.
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Brass US military spurs.
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Leather US McKeever ammo pouch Model 1874, early pattern marked JH Wilson, complete with leather str15 - Leather US McKeever ammo pouch Model 1874, early pattern marked JH Wilson, complete with leather str
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Leather US McKeever ammo pouch Model 1874, early pattern marked JH Wilson, complete with leather straps intact.Model 1874, early pattern marked JH Wil
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Leather Model 1859 carbine socket marked E. Metzger Phila in very good unissued condition.E. Metzger16 - Leather Model 1859 carbine socket marked E. Metzger Phila in very good unissued condition.E. Metzger
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Leather Model 1859 carbine socket marked E. Metzger Phila in very good unissued condition.E. Metzger Phila in very good unissued condition.
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Sold to utica3 for (55.00 + 9.90) x 1 = 64.90
 
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US Springfield 1873 bayonet and scabbard leather frog intact.leather frog intact.17 - US Springfield 1873 bayonet and scabbard leather frog intact.leather frog intact.
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US Springfield 1873 bayonet and scabbard leather frog intact.leather frog intact.
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Collection of 3 books includes 44-70 Trapdoor Springfields, Pageant of the Gun, and Trapdoor Springf18 - Collection of 3 books includes 44-70 Trapdoor Springfields, Pageant of the Gun, and Trapdoor Springf
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Collection of 3 books includes 44-70 Trapdoor Springfields, Pageant of the Gun, and Trapdoor Springfield.Springfields, Pageant of the Gun, and Trapdoo
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Collection of 3 frontier relics includes large percussion rifle cylinder, very early hand wrought st19 - Collection of 3 frontier relics includes large percussion rifle cylinder, very early hand wrought st
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Collection of 3 frontier relics includes large percussion rifle cylinder, very early hand wrought straight shank bit and spear point knife 18 1/2&qu...
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Collection of 5 includes 3 relic flask bodies, broken rear stock of percussion trade gun lock plate 20 - Collection of 5 includes 3 relic flask bodies, broken rear stock of percussion trade gun lock plate
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Collection of 5 includes 3 relic flask bodies, broken rear stock of percussion trade gun lock plate unmarked and an additional wood stock with metal t
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Sold to TNrelicnut for (50.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 59.00
 
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US leather McKeever ammo pouch with empty brass casings shows very good to near fine condition.with 21 - US leather McKeever ammo pouch with empty brass casings shows very good to near fine condition.with
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US leather McKeever ammo pouch with empty brass casings shows very good to near fine condition.with empty brass casings shows very good to near fine
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British Brown Bess carbine bayonet 20" long.20" long.22 - British Brown Bess carbine bayonet 20" long.20" long.
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British Brown Bess carbine bayonet 20" long.20" long.
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Sold to VF7713 for (15.00 + 2.70) x 1 = 17.70
 
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Collection of 4 includes US leather flag carrier with strap and buckle intact, 3 early steam bent wo23 - Collection of 4 includes US leather flag carrier with strap and buckle intact, 3 early steam bent wo
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Collection of 4 includes US leather flag carrier with strap and buckle intact, 3 early steam bent wood stirrups.with strap and buckle intact, 3 early
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Original period framed lithograph of Major General Ulysses S. Grant, image 7 1/4" X 9 1/2".General U24 - Original period framed lithograph of Major General Ulysses S. Grant, image 7 1/4" X 9 1/2".General U
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Original period framed lithograph of Major General Ulysses S. Grant, image 7 1/4" X 9 1/2".General Ulysses S. Grant, image 7 1/4" X 9...
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Sold to Aldus27 for (75.00 + 13.50) x 1 = 88.50
 
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Collection of 3 reference books includes The Photographic History of the Civil War, Mathew Bradies I25 - Collection of 3 reference books includes The Photographic History of the Civil War, Mathew Bradies I
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Collection of 3 reference books includes The Photographic History of the Civil War, Mathew Bradies Illustrated History of the Civil War and Gettysburg
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Full scale plastic horse head for bridle display, dark brown.display, dark brown.26 - Full scale plastic horse head for bridle display, dark brown.display, dark brown.
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Full scale plastic horse head for bridle display, dark brown.display, dark brown.
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Collection of 2 regional history books includes 1968 Cowboy and Sod busters Belle Fourche SD and Fai27 - Collection of 2 regional history books includes 1968 Cowboy and Sod busters Belle Fourche SD and Fai
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Collection of 2 regional history books includes 1968 Cowboy and Sod busters Belle Fourche SD and Faith South Dakota 1910-1960.1968 Cowboy and Sod bust
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Civil War era Peabody saddle ring carbine .50 cal. with 22" barrel and walnut stocks. Remains in goo28 - Civil War era Peabody saddle ring carbine .50 cal. with 22" barrel and walnut stocks. Remains in goo
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Civil War era Peabody saddle ring carbine .50 cal. with 22" barrel and walnut stocks. Remains in good original condition, original walnut stock...
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Small cased travel trunk containing various accoutrements for a early member of the Order of Knights29 - Small cased travel trunk containing various accoutrements for a early member of the Order of Knights
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Small cased travel trunk containing various accoutrements for a early member of the Order of Knights of Pythias, inside of trunk with M. C. Lilley &...
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Collection of 2 early Native American items includes 6" long stone scraper or knife, and early 7 3/430 - Collection of 2 early Native American items includes 6" long stone scraper or knife, and early 7 3/4
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Collection of 2 early Native American items includes 6" long stone scraper or knife, and early 7 3/4" bone scraper.includes 6" long s...
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Collection of 4 leather working tools includes early rosewood and brass leather splitter marked G.S.31 - Collection of 4 leather working tools includes early rosewood and brass leather splitter marked G.S.
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Collection of 4 leather working tools includes early rosewood and brass leather splitter marked G.S. Osborne, small riveter with pouch, and 2 addition
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Collection of 3 includes small beaded on smoked tan flap bag, and 2 stone hammer heads both full gro32 - Collection of 3 includes small beaded on smoked tan flap bag, and 2 stone hammer heads both full gro
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Collection of 3 includes small beaded on smoked tan flap bag, and 2 stone hammer heads both full groved.smoked tan flap bag, and 2 stone hammer heads
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Sold to djauctions0 for (70.00 + 12.60) x 1 = 82.60
 
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Collection of 3 includes 2 pair US Cavalry spurs and relic US military bit.and relic US military bit33 - Collection of 3 includes 2 pair US Cavalry spurs and relic US military bit.and relic US military bit
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Collection of 3 includes 2 pair US Cavalry spurs and relic US military bit.and relic US military bit.
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Collection of 5 wood jointed early cleaning rods34 - Collection of 5 wood jointed early cleaning rods
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Collection of 5 wood jointed early cleaning rods
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Collection of 4 includes vintage Army Air Force leather winter flying trousers size 40 showing good 35 - Collection of 4 includes vintage Army Air Force leather winter flying trousers size 40 showing good
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Collection of 4 includes vintage Army Air Force leather winter flying trousers size 40 showing good to very good condition and 3 US 1910, 1917 and 191
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Early French trade axe head with touch mark NB for New Brunswick, nice early frontier relic 5" long.36 - Early French trade axe head with touch mark NB for New Brunswick, nice early frontier relic 5" long.
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Early French trade axe head with touch mark NB for New Brunswick, nice early frontier relic 5" long.NB for New Brunswick, nice early frontier r...
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Collection of 4 vintage hand tooled leather items includes men's western belt and 3 bags.includes me37 - Collection of 4 vintage hand tooled leather items includes men's western belt and 3 bags.includes me
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Collection of 4 vintage hand tooled leather items includes men's western belt and 3 bags.includes men's western belt and 3 bags.
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Collection of 5 leather bound reference books on firearms.on firearms.38 - Collection of 5 leather bound reference books on firearms.on firearms.
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Collection of 5 leather bound reference books on firearms.on firearms.
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Pre Civil War 1831 short sword unmarked with 21" spear point blade and scabbard, remains very good c39 - Pre Civil War 1831 short sword unmarked with 21" spear point blade and scabbard, remains very good c
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Pre Civil War 1831 short sword unmarked with 21" spear point blade and scabbard, remains very good condition, scabbard separated and in two pie...
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Good early hand forged branding iron 42" long.42" long.40 - Good early hand forged branding iron 42" long.42" long.
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Good early hand forged branding iron 42" long.42" long.
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Collection of 4 framed items includes early Jonas-Hawkins Land Co. Wall SD. state map.early Jonas-Ha41 - Collection of 4 framed items includes early Jonas-Hawkins Land Co. Wall SD. state map.early Jonas-Ha
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Collection of 4 framed items includes early Jonas-Hawkins Land Co. Wall SD. state map.early Jonas-Hawkins Land Co. Wall SD. state map.
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Collection of 2 early leather ammo pouches largest stamped HG Haedrick Philideplhia PA used in servi42 - Collection of 2 early leather ammo pouches largest stamped HG Haedrick Philideplhia PA used in servi
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Collection of 2 early leather ammo pouches largest stamped HG Haedrick Philideplhia PA used in service from 1861-1865 showing very good to near fine c
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Sold to utica3 for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
 
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Collection of 3 civil war period plates all New York Regiments.all New York Regiments.43 - Collection of 3 civil war period plates all New York Regiments.all New York Regiments.
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Collection of 3 civil war period plates all New York Regiments.all New York Regiments.
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Beaded on canvas Northern Plains leggings 12" long.12" long.44 - Beaded on canvas Northern Plains leggings 12" long.12" long.
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Beaded on canvas Northern Plains leggings 12" long.12" long.
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Very good original brass US peace flask 9" long marked NP Ames 1844 on top of charger, spout functio45 - Very good original brass US peace flask 9" long marked NP Ames 1844 on top of charger, spout functio
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Very good original brass US peace flask 9" long marked NP Ames 1844 on top of charger, spout functions perfectly, both hangers intact.9" l...
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J. Stevens tip up .22 cal. SN 25284 single shot pistol with 6" round to octagon barrel, nickel frame46 - J. Stevens tip up .22 cal. SN 25284 single shot pistol with 6" round to octagon barrel, nickel frame
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J. Stevens tip up .22 cal. SN 25284 single shot pistol with 6" round to octagon barrel, nickel frame and walnut grips. Remain very good to near...
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Rare 1859 High Port military bit with rare boss plates as pictured on page 95 Horse Equipment by How47 - Rare 1859 High Port military bit with rare boss plates as pictured on page 95 Horse Equipment by How
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Rare 1859 High Port military bit with rare boss plates as pictured on page 95 Horse Equipment by Howard Crouch, remains in very good original conditio
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1859 US military bit with No 3 port showing very good condition with no visible repairs.showing very48 - 1859 US military bit with No 3 port showing very good condition with no visible repairs.showing very
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1859 US military bit with No 3 port showing very good condition with no visible repairs.showing very good condition with no visible repairs.
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1863 US military bit with No. 4 port showing good original condition, showing no visible repairs.sho49 - 1863 US military bit with No. 4 port showing good original condition, showing no visible repairs.sho
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1863 US military bit with No. 4 port showing good original condition, showing no visible repairs.showing good original condition, showing no visible
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Collection of 3 early hand forged fish spears largest 12" long.largest 12" long.50 - Collection of 3 early hand forged fish spears largest 12" long.largest 12" long.
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Collection of 3 early hand forged fish spears largest 12" long.largest 12" long.
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