• Civil War
Lot 1298

CIVIL WAR ERA NAVAL LABORATORY, WASHINGTON WOODEN ORDINANCE BOX

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for
$187.50
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

CIVIL WAR ERA NAVAL LABORATORY, WASHINGTON WOODEN ORDINANCE BOX, rectangular pine dovetailed case with hinged lid retaining its original brass hinges, the front stenciled "NAVAL LABORATORY / BUCK SHOT ??? / WASHINGTON." Retains an early surface. Circa 1860. 8" H, 12 1/2" x 8 1/4".

Condition

Good as-found condition with moderate wear, shrinkage separations to the lid, age cracks, and small losses. Lacking lock. 

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.