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US Navy War of 1812 Boarding Axe Stamped 5 US NVW JT
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
7" head, overall length 22". Head marked US; inspector's mark N.V.W. This axe is from the period when America had the second most powerful navy in the world.

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Very good. 1" to 2" broken off spike.
Sold: $2,467.50
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