WWII era naval distress signals copper canister

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This is a 1940s WWII Naval copper canister used for hand red flare distress signals. The heavy copper canister features a bronze lid.


In good condition with wear consistent with age and use.  Some small dents/dings in the copper.


Height 13 inch 33 cm
Diameter 6 inch 15.2 cm 


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