Cartridge box

Object Number: 
1936.550
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 8 in. ( 12.7 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
Leather and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with horizontal loop for shoulder belt sewn to rear, and lid with straps that fasten to brass studs on both sides of box; box contains double compartment leather insert with twenty cartridge loops sewn onto center divider.
Gallery Label: 
This cartridge box was formerly part of the Francis Bannerman collection.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group