Cartridge box

Object Number: 
1936.578
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 8 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: outer flap: "USN" (U.S. Navy)
Description: 
Leather and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with horizontal loop for shoulder belt sewn to rear, a small implement pocket sewn on front, and double flaps with strap on outer flap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; stamped mark on outer 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