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DESCRIPTION: USS Darter (SS-227) commission bottle in wood display/storage box. Green glass bottle in silverplate holder with stopper. Engraved "U.S.S. Darter Launched June 6, 1943 Sponsor Mrs. Edwin B. Wheeler". Wood display with plaque. USS Darter was a gato-class submarine commissioned on September 7, 1943 and received four battle stars before being grounded and scuttled in October of 1944. PROVENANCE: Mrs. Edwin B. Wheeler was the great aunt of the consignor. MEASUREMENTS: Bottle 11-3/4". Case 13-3/4" x 5" x 5". CONDITION: Silverplate and stopper with denting. Wood case with light wear.

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USS Darter Submarine Commission Bottle

Estimate $100 - $200Jun 23, 2018
Harrisburg, PA, USA