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Fitting, USS Houston, #2013-125-004

A rectangular shaped brass fitting from USS Houston.
Title: USS Houston Brass Fitting (2013-125-004)
Caption: A brass fitting from a WWII era ship, USS Houston.
Description: This brass fitting was recovered from a WWII era Northampton-class heavy cruiser (CA-30). It is possible that it was used as a buckle strap in the hangar section of the ship.
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Topic
  • Underwater Archaeology
  • Boats-Ships--Cruisers
Document Type
  • Artifact
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
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