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Officer barracks cover H&H EGA with no pins

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There's no sign there was ever a screw post on this. So, did it have a pin mounted where the red arrows are pointed? Thanks.

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I had not noticed before that instead of soldering the mounting post to the backside of the globe, H&H has a cross bar to  hold the post.

Wonder why it was removed?

 

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.... I suspect someone hand intentions for another use, but never got any further than pulling off the screw post



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1 minute ago, teufelhunde.ret said:

.... I suspect someone hand intentions for another use, but never got any further than pulling off the screw post

Probably planned to glue it to a plaque. Shame to ruin the piece.



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Stabilizing pin appears to have also been intentionally removed


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