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Group of Civil War Artillery Fuses, Bullet Molds, and Cartridges

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Civil War Artillery Fuses, Bullet Molds, and Cartridges, c. 1861-65, seven packs of artillery fuses, friction primers, musket and pistol caps, a port fire fuse, a Colt .44 caliber bullet mold, three round ball molds, carbine rounds, two packs of .44 caliber pistol cartridges, two tompions, and a nipple protector.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $400-600

All in good condition, one pack of pistol cartridge has opened, but all are present.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier