Canteen

Object Number: 
Z.407
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 10 x 9 in. ( 19 x 25.4 x 22.9 cm )
Description: 
Drum-shaped canteen composed of blue stained wooden staves held in place by two iron hoops; curved iron handle attatched to body with iron rivets; two decanting holes below handle; black stylized six-petal flower painted on top.
Gallery Label: 
This was possibly a harvester's field canteen.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group