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Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 6.4 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
Brass ring bolt with threaded stalk.
Gift of Dr. Edward C. Titus
According to the accession records, this ring bolt was part of the lightening top of the "Maine." It was given to the donor by Mr. Jules Hemmet [?], official photographer with William Randolph Hearst during the Spanish American War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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