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    Set of Inscribed Civil War Drumsticks. 17" heavy rosewood sticks with 1" silver ferrules at the bottom. Each ferrule neatly script engraved, "J. D. Deas/ Co.C/ 5th Me. Vol.". Deas served in the 5th Maine from 1861 to 1864 and was with this hard fought unit in every major action. He subsequently served in the 12th Maine. The drum presented to Deas in 1861 is listed above. Perfect untouched condition and very rare. Also included is Deas' original discharge from the 12th Maine.

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    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
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