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297 Year Old Scrimshaw Powder Horn Dated 1724
297 Year Old Scrimshaw Powder Horn Dated 1724

This is a very old Pre-Revolutionary War Era scrimshawed powder horn. It has the initials and date “PVD 1724” inscribed on the side as well as a naked woman. It is also decorated with copper stars and a cross. 1724 was the same year that Ben Franklin arrived in London.

Here is what was happening in the colonies in 1724:

http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/becomingamer/growth/text9/virginiaappraisal

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Rare Early 17th Century Axe Found in Indiana
Rare Early 17th Century Axe Found in Indiana

This European Fighting Axe was found in a field along the Wabash River between a French trading post and the Tippecanoe battlefield. That doesn’t mean that it had anything to do with either. I’m just sayin’.  Anyway this is a very cool artifact. It is definitely very old. I now have new information from an expert. Apparently it is a battle-axe of a type originally from Eastern Europe (Hungarian or Polish) ca 1600.

 

 

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