Cartridge box; militia
Leather, wood, brass
Overall: 4 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 23.2 cm )
stamped: inside of outer flap: "E/3699"
Leather, wood, and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with horizontal loop for shoulder belt sewn to rear, an implement pocket on front, and double flaps with a strap on the outer flap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; box contains wooden block with eight bored musket ball holes; stamped marks on inside of flap.
This cartridge box was formerly part of the Francis Bannerman collection.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.