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Iron pistol-ball pliers (smaller and rarer than musketball pliers), probably British, ca. 1680.

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Militaria Start Price:120.00 USD Estimated At:150.00 - 225.00 USD
Iron pistol-ball pliers (smaller and rarer than musketball pliers), probably British, ca. 1680.
SOLD
120.00USDto pirateanna + (22.80) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Apr 09 @ 22:22UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Iron pistol-ball pliers (smaller and rarer than musketball pliers), probably British, ca. 1680. 52.8 grams, 4¾" long. A pair of pliers for molding small lead pistol balls, with straight arms attached to a simple, spherical cup with hole for pouring in the lead, intact except for the tip of one arm, possible maker's mark on the inside of the other arm, no corrosion or rust worth mentioning.