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  1. WWI Vickers Tripod (1916) with Blued Legs

    I just acquired a WWI MKIV tripod, dated 1916 (RH&S dataplate 1916), 1915 date on cross head. Tripod was stripped of paint, exposing 90% machine blueing on the 3 legs, the leg clamps and nuts. Looks like gun blueing. The socket shows traces of green paint but no traces of paint on legs, may have...