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Re: 1870 Navy on GB
Posted by Dick Hosmer on Wednesday, 18 February 2015, at 10:19 a.m., in response to Re: 1870 Navy on GB, posted by Lane Douglas on Wednesday, 18 February 2015, at 9:18 a.m.
The Navy marks consisted of an anchor (normally at top of barrel just ahead of receiver) and "H.B.R." (normally at left side of barrel just ahead of joint) but variant locations have been reported. The letters were individually stamped, and vary greatly in spacing and force of strike.
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