Cartridge box

Object Number: 
1936.573
Date: 
1861-1865
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 8 1/4 in. ( 10.2 x 21 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: falp exterior: "WATERVLIET/ARSENAL"
Description: 
Leather and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with one horizontal belt loop riveted to rear, two vertical belt loops riveted to rear with other end fastened to brass studs at bottom of box, two straps that fasten to brass studs on both sides of box, and flap with strap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; box has ten loops for cartridges sewn on front and twenty sewn on foldout interior; stamped mark on flap.
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