Cartridge box

Object Number: 
1936.585
Date: 
1800-1820
Medium: 
Leather, wood, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 8 5/8 in. ( 14.9 x 21.9 cm )
Description: 
Leather, wood, and brass cartridge box; curved, rectangular black leather box with brass swivel for shoulder belt on both sides, and flap with brass flaming grenade on front and strap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; box contains wooden insert with four bored cartridge holes on right side and compartment on left.
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