405 WIN Tear Gas Round

this may be dirt common, but it came from an interesting source mixed in with some pretty interesting items.

Can anyone tell me about it and if is a commercial item or perhaps an LE item or something else???

Cheers,
Lew

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Lew, it is a commercial CN gas cartridge for the Lake Erie Chemical Company .405 cal. Chemical Warfare Gas Fountain Pen.

From a 1920’s brochure:

Regards,

Fede

Fede, Great! Thanks…

Lew

Also exist marked from Erie Chemical Co. with a PETERS 405 W.C.F. headstamp

Thanks to all for sharing, never seen.