Canteen

Object Number: 
Z.406
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, iron, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 9 x 8 in. ( 22.9 x 22.9 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
Barrel-shaped canteen composed of wooden staves held in place with two iron hoops; decanting hole on one side below remnants of a leather handle.
Gallery Label: 
This was possibly a harvester's field canteen.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group