Powder horn

Object Number: 
1954.145a
Date: 
1775-1825
Medium: 
Horn, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. ( 3.5 x 5.7 x 14.6 cm )
Description: 
Carved horn priming horn with wooden cover.
Gallery Label: 
This priming horn is from the collection of military artist John Ward Dunsmore (1856-1945). It was used by him as a prop.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy C. Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group