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    Mint Civil War US Carbine Cartridge Box. Believe this is the pattern designed specifically for the Sharps carbine. Wooden block inside bored for 20 cartridges. Absolutely perfect overall, obviously unisssued. Marked on bottom of front flap in oval cartouche, "F. A. Sniffen / U. s / Ord. Dept / Sub Inspector" and maker marked on inside flap by Springfield, Mass. maker. Maker's name lightly struck but "....mmings" easily legible and the full name can doubtless be made out with careful examination. None finer.


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    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
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