Overall: 10 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 26.7 x 8.9 cm )
engraved: across metal label: "PRESENTED TO / SERG'T HAMILTON FISH CAMP 46 N.Y. / BY COMRADE RICHARD R. VINCENT / MADE FROM WOOD TAKEN FROM THE / U.S. BATTLESHIP NEW YORK"
Wooden gavel with metal commemorative label; designed to stand vertically on its bell shaped head with the handle upright; the finial end of the handle unscrews and there is a hollow compartment inside the handle.
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