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    Bartholomae Pattern Canteen with Full Cover and Strap. Although unmarked, this kidney shaped canteen is obviously a product of the same company that made the Bartholomae filter canteen, having the same dimensions and leather strap. The interior of this rare variant, however, is divided into two separate sections, each having its own screw-on top. The piece retains almost all its light blue jean cloth covering, showing use and with some seam openings, but very sound. The full strap is present and complete with roller buckle for adjustment, but is broken at one of the carrying rings. An intriguing variation that no doubt saw service early in the Civil War.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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