Sack

Object Number: 
2002.1.3433
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
5 3/4 x 11 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A natural beige cotton gun shot sack printed on the front in black with a eagle on a barrel marked "Buckshot and Balls", surrounded by the words "Wind Shot Tower/ T. O. Leroy & Co./ 261 & 263/ Water Street/ New-York/ David Smith's Patent May 22, 1849/ 25lbs. No. 1." above a canon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group