Horn, wood, jute
Overall: 3 1/4 x 6 x 17 5/8 in. ( 8.3 x 15.2 x 44.8 cm )
Carved horn powder horn; wooden cover over one end carved with flower design at the center; horn incised with map by water from Quebec to Fox River on Lake Superior; views of Quebec, St. Ann's, Three Rivers, Montreal (spelled Moriehall), Niagara, Detroit, locates several forts, British Royal Standard near the bottom on one side; spout end fluted, wrapped with twine at the tip.
According to the accession record, although this powder horn is not dated, it was probably used in the Seven Years War.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.