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    Desktop Scale Model Torpedo The nickel-plated scale model U.S. torpedo with varnished desktop mahogany plinth with molded sides and metal cradles for torpedo. Electrical motor inside torpedo at one time turned propellers by sliding a switch on top. Size: 17-inches long. Internal armature dated 1901. Condition: Good. Electrical mechanism not working and needing repair. One propeller fin missing. Minor wear and scratches overall. Attractive display piece.

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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
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