Cast Iron Ladle for Smelting (Make Offer)
Guns International #: 101633720 Seller's Inventory #: RJT#5854
Category: Reloading Equipment and Tools - Antique - Reloading Equipment and Tools - American
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Seller: River Junction Trade Co.
Company: Box 275 McGregor, Ia. 52157
Member Since: 10/20/09
First Name: Jim
Last Name: Boeke
Country: United States
Phone: (563) 880-4588
Phone2: (563) 880-4588
Fax: (563) 873-3647
Number of Active Listings: 144
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Seller: Private Seller
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Types Accepted: credit card, M O, Personal check
Antique Smelting Ladle for smelting lead to make round ball bullets. Wrought Iron Ladle is from the 18th century. The over all length measures 21” long and the dippers pot measure 6” from pour spout to pour spout. The handle is hand forged with a hanging ring on one end and the other end is hand riveted to the pot. The entire ladle is covered in a dark iron patina. There is a little rust on it, but, it is certainly in usable condition for making round ball and conical bullets. Most of these you find are much much smaller. This one was likely used to cast for an entire brigade. Would make a truly wonderful primitive display piece or put it back into service for your troop. Primitives like this are getting harder and harder to find. Other items in the photo are not included.
Payment: Item, can be ordered on line with a credit card or paypal on our sight. Just Google (riverjunction) and type in the River Junction Trade Co. item number (5854) in the search box. Before you checkout you will see shipping cost and total. OR If you prefer: Pay by cash, postal money order, cashiers check, personal & business checks. We wait for checks to clear. We always answer questions and entertain offers. Have questions? Call me 563-880-4588. Jim