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Latin American History | Military History
A long white lead, faint numbers can be seen. "Bar lead was frequently carried by soldiers. Melted over a campfire, the lead could be poured into molds for bullets, flint shims, or any number of other small fasteners."
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"Lead bar" (1846). Museums of Port Isabel Collection. 38.