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German Horned Mine

Photograph of a German mine
Title: German Horned Mine, World War I
Caption: German mine, World War I. 5' long, circumference 5' and 2 1/2". Has four horn-type triggers on one end. That end bears #122, with #943 on opposite end. Horn base length 3 and 1/2". Horn base circumference is 4 and 1/2". Has brass detonator fitting 5" in diameter located in side 15" up from bottom of mine.
Catalog #: NH 60757
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