Item Number: U00429
Item Title: F stamped CS copper time fuse adapter for spherical shells
Shipping: Not included
Type: CS copper time fuse adapter for spherical shells
Book: Jones page 39
Location Recovered: Richmond retreat route
Description:Fantastic Confederate copper ball fuse adapter with the Q stamp. It is believed that F is the mark from a North Carolina maker, possibly Fayetteville. We had a very informative thread on these basemarks here:
This fuse adapter is in great shape and even has the remnants of the paper time fuse intact in it. It was recovered by Robert Bebo Compton on the retreat route not far down the road from Appomattox.