Sometimes y'just shake your head....

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Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by poniatowski » Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:55 pm

A discussion on FB.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/3434628 ... 6075819794" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by poniatowski » Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:42 pm

Any thoughts? Looks like either a civilian adaptation or outright fake to me...

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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by Peter_Suciu » Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:40 pm

It is a closed group so I can't see exactly the specific item you are trying to draw attention to at this time.

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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by aicusv » Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:00 am

Re-enactorism

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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by poniatowski » Wed Jul 19, 2017 6:20 pm

Okay Peter, see if this link to the image works.

https://scontent-ort2-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/ ... e=59FD1266" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by b.loree » Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:18 pm

Reenactor helmet of some sort. Hard to tell whether the painted pot is/was real or not.
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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by aicusv » Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:19 pm

Pot looks real, repainted and---

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Re: Sometimes y'just shake your head....

Post by SkipperJohn » Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:24 pm

aicusv wrote:Pot looks real, repainted and---
I agree that the pot looks real.
There are some very good reproduction liners available for these. The owner could have, at least, used one of these instead of a fishing net.

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