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  • Wilmont Patent Tompion / Sold

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    Wilmont Patent Tompion - Inventory Number: FIR 101 / Sold

    This .58 tompion was for use on the Springfield Model 1855 & 1861 rifle muskets. It is made of brass and fitted with an expanding rubber plug covered in wool. Turning the head expands the plug for a tight fit. Top edge is marked “Patented Nov. 24, 1863.”  Original wool cover is intact.

    Inventory Number: FIR 101 / Sold