Overall: 5 x 8 in. ( 12.7 x 20.3 cm )
Leather and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with horizontal strap sewn to rear, and flap with straps that fasten to brass stud on both sides of box; box contains two leather compartments with twenty cartridge loops. Central attached metal insignia, round ball with flames eminating from the top.
This cartridge box was formerly part of the Francis Bannerman collection. It was used with a rifle or carbine.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.