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    Gunpowder Keg: Snap Shot Gunpowder, 13" x 10" in diameter. The large wooden powder keg is constructed of wood staves held together by four round, interlocking natural wood bands on each end. One end has a darkly toned paper label with a duck in flight with a hunter below and "Snap Shot Manufactured at Warren Powder Mills/ Chas. Burrill, Treas./ Boston, Mass." The other end of the keg has the original wood screw cap. The side is painted, "N.M.B./ sch J. H. Tripp". Light chipping to the bottom of the label, else very fine.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    25th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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