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  • Artillery Gimlet / SOLD

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    Artillery Gimlet - Inventory Number: ART 243 / SOLD 

    Original Civil War Artillery Gimlet - a gimlet was a heavy wire with a handle on one end and a point or screw at the other.  It was used to remove broken friction primers or other obstructions from the vent of a tube.  It could also serve as a priming wire.

    Inventory Number: ART 243 / SOLD