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GETTYSBURG POWDER BAG BATTLEFIELD "PICK UP"
A superb Gettysburg battlefield "pick up", an 8" leather powder bag brass spout, bearing a hunting scene stamped into the leather. The spout still bears the Wert Collection catalog number "52" From the famous collection of J. Howard Wert, one of the "Big Six" collections of Gettysburg relics. With a fuller description of Wert and his collection. While not regular army issue, many powder bags like this one were carried by soldiers who brought them from home.
Estimate $ 300-400

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