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    English 4.50-Inch Blakely Bolt, used by Confederates and recovered at Port Hudson. Unfired example with a smooth iron body and sabot. There is some light surface rust on the iron above the sabot. The sides and the entire base of this bolt is encompassed by the lead sabot. The center of the base has a raised center while the nose has a prominent lathe ring. This particular bolt was recovered at Port Hudson, Louisiana. There are no signs of the bolt having been fired.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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