Fuze
Fuze
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Fuze


Accession number: WPM/85/003
Category: Ammunition
Date: 1870 – 1900
Materials: Metal; Paper
Measurements: 10.5 cm L x 3.2 cm Diameter
Marks/Label:  Marked on bottom: "The safety pin is not to be removed until the moment of loading."; Handwritten along mid section "Time Fuze / M.L."
Description: Boxer Pattern fuze for a 64 Pounder Muzzleloader Gun; Cylinder cone shape gradations on paper three-quarter of fuze; Black paper over copper wire wound with wood base