Cartridge box in envelope:American Revolution
Leather, iron, jute
Overall: 2 1/8 x 5 x 2 1/8 in. ( 5.4 x 12.7 x 5.4 cm )
Stitched rectangular leather box with flap that fastens to wire stud on front.
This cartridge box was said to have been used by the donor's great-grandfather, Major Matthew Davis, during the Revolutionary War.
Gift of Mrs. A.B. Hunter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.