WW1/2 FLOATING HERTZ HORN SEA MINE DETONATOR

WW1/2 FLOATING HERTZ HORN SEA MINE DETONATOR

£95.00

1 in stock

Description

NAVAL FLOATING SEA MINE PROTUBERANCE, HERTZ HORN, DETONATOR.NEMY THIS OBJECT WAS ATTACHED TO A SELF CONTAINED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE WHICH WAS PLACED IN THE SEA TO DESTROY ENEMY SURFACE SUBMARINES AND ENEMY SHIPS AND TRIGGERED WHEN AN ENEMY VESSEL WAS IN CONTACT WITH THE PROTUBERANCE. NO DATE FOUND ON THIS ITEM BUT THESE WERE FIRST PRODUCED IN 1917. MARKINGS WHICH CAN BE SEEN ARE, W.B. – E – N (WAR DEPT ARROW) O . THE LETTER E HT2 WD IN BRACKETS

A VERY RARE PIECE OF WARTIME MEMORABILIA,  WEIGHS APPROX 2LB.

Please Note:

This object is sold as an historic item, it is totally inert and safe.

(It will only hurt you if you drop it on your foot).

Additional information

Weight.5 kg
Dimensions20 × 10 × 10 cm