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  1. #1

    Aug 2006
    Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
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    Whatsit?

    found at a site that has produced items dating to the early 1800s

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  2. #2
    us
    Oct 2006
    Herndon Virginia
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    Re: Whatsit?

    Pressure relief valve handle.

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  3. #3
    dugupfinds

    Re: Whatsit?

    Window latch?

  4. #4
    us
    Sep 2006
    Montana
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    Re: Whatsit?

    LOL... first two things I thought of was pressure relief or window latch...

  5. #5

    Oct 2005
    Charleston S.C.
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    Re: Whatsit?

    The Long Pointed Thing In Front Of The Shot Gun Shells Kind Of Looks Like Some Kind Of Mid 1800's Bayonet Scabbard Tip. trk5capt...
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  6. #6
    us
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    Re: Whatsit?

    I was thinking it looked like the old 8mm x 52mm Siamese Mauser cartridge and wondering where the h#ll that came from.
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    Oct 2006
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    Re: Whatsit?

    That handle looks like it was on a motorcycle for a compression release

 

 

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