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112” 9’ Copper tipped fruitwood propeller from 1922 
Stamped on the hub : HM1 165HK OV D28 ST 195 N93 TEG N 32 JL 1922 
This prop is totally unmolested 
A scarce item for 3 reasons 
1 Planes often took a nose dive on the runway resulting in a snapped propeller 
2 Propellers were changed just like you change tires on a car and the old props were just discarded 
3 The copper was stripped 
Copper tipped propellers were commonly used on planes that flew over water such as reconnaissance planes .

Very Large Impressive Copper Tipped Fruit Wood Propeller from 1922

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