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Powderhorn

Object Number: 
1950.66
Date: 
1840-1865
Medium: 
Tin, brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 3 1/8 x 1 in. ( 17.8 x 7.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Tin, brass, and iron powder flask; pear-shaped tin body with cylindrical brass mouthpiece at top of circular collar and hinged iron lever on side; scrolled design stamped on both sides.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harry L. Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group