Z1309     Excavated P1853 Enfield Tompion

Description: Excavated tompion from Sharpsburg. These were used to keep the barrel of a musket free from the elements. The stem would have been covered by cork and would easily keep out the rain. This one still has a small piece of cork on the inside.

Measures: 2"

Recovered: Sharpsburg, Maryland. D.A. Collection

Price: SOLD

 

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