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    Relic: Inkwell made of Wood from CSS Merrimac (Virginia). Relic from the Collection of J. S. Reigart. The relic is a 3" x 3" wood block that stands 3.25" high. The top is turned with a 1.5" round cavity for holding a glass well (missing). The base has a handwritten paper label that reads, "This Ink Stand is made of a piece of the Rebel Ram Merrimac. Hampton Roads, March 8th and 9th, 1862." A very impressive piece and in excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    25th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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