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Old 11-18-2018, 04:54 PM
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Default Cylindrical lead object

This resembles a fishing weight, but there isn't a hole or a slot to put a string through. Looks like someone was whittling a little on the sides. Found at a 1930-40 site.
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Old 11-18-2018, 09:53 PM
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Maybe a "custom job" fabricated by someone for a specific purpose?

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Old 11-18-2018, 11:09 PM
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Could it be a homemade one of these?
https://goo.gl/images/2rF7fU
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:00 AM
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when I first saw it I thought it was a Whitworth Bullet. If so it would be 45 cal and over an inch(I don't have the specifics in front of me at the moment) not sure, hard to tell be the pic HH

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Originally Posted by Bank Fisher View post
Could it be a homemade one of these?
https://goo.gl/images/2rF7fU
Maybe... thanks for the link.

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when I first saw it I thought it was a Whitworth Bullet. If so it would be 45 cal and over an inch(I don't have the specifics in front of me at the moment) not sure, hard to tell be the pic HH
Whitworth bullet...had to look that up. Looks like it, even all crusty like all the pictures, but one end would have to be flat, wouldn't it?

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