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Old 06-10-2018, 06:39 AM
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Default Are these war relics

I found some musket balls, buttons and a king george penny but Iím confused with the items posted below. Any thoughts ?
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Old 06-10-2018, 06:50 AM
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First piece looks like melted aluminum, 2nd guessing some sort of electical contact. Just a guess though.
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Old 06-10-2018, 06:58 AM
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Itís not aluminum itís brass or copper Iím not sure

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Old 06-10-2018, 09:03 AM
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The smaller brass item looks like a dispensing lever to a power flask.
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Old 06-14-2018, 07:30 AM
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Check to see if the large finial looking object has any traces of a tab near the end. could possibly the remains of a British style trigger guard??? At lease the remains of the front of one
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