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    "PATTERN" US M1842 Pistol Cartridge Box. Exterior excellent with some scattered crazing but minimal flaking. Box overall very sound, supple complete condition with original tin and small oval US plate, completely untouched. Stenciled on the lower portion of the underside of the front flap in 1/2" high block letters "PATTERN", else completely unmarked. These pieces were furnished by the US government to contractors to establish the precise pattern, dimensions and form of the piece of equipment or firearm they would be producing. Very rare with only a handful of specimens produced for each piece of contracted equipment. Important piece of US military equipment.


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    June, 2013
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