SOLD – ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR CONESTOGA WAGON TAR BUCKET

ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR CONESTOGA WAGON TAR BUCKET
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THIS IS AN EARLY CIVIL WAR WOODEN TAR BUCKET THAT WAS FOUND IN ADAMS COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA. IT IS IN GOOD ORIGINAL UNTOUCHED CONDITION THAT HAS NEVER BEEN CLEANED OR REFINISHED AND STILL HAS THE LEATHER STRAP STILL INTACT. IT IS HAND HEWN OUT OF A SINGLE PIECE OF WOOD AND THESE HUNG UNDERNEATH THE CONESTOGA BATTLE WAGONS TO KEEP A SUPPLY OF TAR AT HAND. NICE UNUSUAL CIVIL WAR RELIC FROM THE GETTYSBURG AREA OF PENNSYLVANIA.