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European cartridge box; mid 19th C.

Object Number: 
1936.563
Date: 
1845-1865
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 7 7/8 in. ( 11.1 x 20 cm )
Description: 
Leather and brass cartridge box; rectangular black leather box with two vertical loops for shoulder belt on back, and flap with strap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; box contains stepped wooden block with twenty bored cartridge holes.
Gallery Label: 
This box was originally part of the Francis Bannerman collection.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group