Overall: 10 x 2 x 8 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 5.1 x 21 cm )
stamped: front: "THE/TRADE MARK/Gillette/METAL/PATENT APPLIED FOR"
stamped: stopper: "A. SCHRADER'S SON, INC. N.Y. PAT. MAR. 27, 06 & 0CT. 27, 08./ALSO PAT. IN RUSSIA./GERMANY-GT, BRITAIN-JAPAN-AUSTRALIA-AUSTRIA-FRANCE"
Steel, tin, and wool canteen; circular steel body with flared, cylindrical mouthpiece, chain-connected tin screw-in stopper, and buff wool felt cover; stamped marks on front and stopper.
Gift of Emil Handel, 1952
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