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    Civil War Ornately Carved Pipe Bowl Identified to a Soldier in the New Jersey 2nd Infantry. A fantastic identified pipe bowl measuring 3" long and about 2" tall, artistically carved with a spread-wing eagle holding a banner engraved "E PLURIBUS UNUM", the cross insignia of the Sixth Army Corp, "2 NJV" and "KENT". This superb, well-smoked pipe is in excellent condition. There were two men named Kent in the 2nd NJ. Charles Kent enlisted on May 29, 1861 as a Wagoner. He immediately mustered into H Company of the New Jersey Infantry. He survived the war and mustered out on July 11, 1865, at Hall's Hill, Virginia. Jacob Kent enlisted on August 24, 1861, as a private and mustered into G Company. He re-enlisted, survived the war and mustered out on July 4, 1865.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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