Canteen with cup

Object Number: 
1945.340ab
Date: 
1918
Medium: 
Tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 5 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: cup clasp: "T6301" stamped: canteen back: "U.S./L.F. & C/1918"
Description: 
Tin canteen and cup; curved, flask-shaped canteen with cylindrical mouthpiece fits into kidney-shaped cup with clasp riveted to front; stamped marks on clasp and canteen back.
Gallery Label: 
This canteen is of the type that was used by American forces during World War I.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Tilden Gruver
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group