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Valve Wheel, USS San Diego, #2017-008-004

A small brass wheel belonging to a valve. There are three metal spokes on the face, on which there are raised numbers. The numbers are partially obscured by white corrosion; they read “1301”, “…11”, “5-5”.
Title: Valve Wheel, USS San Diego, #2017-008-004
Caption: A small valve wheel from the WWI-era armored cruiser USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6).
Description: A small valve wheel with three spokes recovered from the USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6). There are numbers on each of the spokes that read “1301”, “…11”, “5-5”.
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  • Underwater Archaeology
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  • Artifact
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War I 1917-1918
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