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Powder horn

Object Number: 
1945.67
Date: 
1850-1875
Medium: 
Horn, wood, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 8.3 x 21 cm )
Description: 
Carved horn powder horn with wooden cover over one end; spout end rivved with leather thong remnant.
Gallery Label: 
This powder horn was used by George Hiram Fenner (1820-1894). The horn was damage while on loan to a television show in the 1950's.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irene Everett Fenner
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group