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Bullet Mold

Description

Rectangular, rough carved, two-piece mold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1776
Inscriptions
Incised on front: ""1776"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hewing
incising
roughness
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Descriptive terms
bullets
hewing
Incised
incising
MOLD, BULLET
molds (shaping tools)
Revolutionary War
Rough-Hewn
roughness
Soapstone
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
wars
Dimensions
0.75 x 8.375 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.218AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2197

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