Horn, wood, metal
Overall: 2 5/8 x 4 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. ( 6.7 x 11.4 x 29.5 cm )
carved: on wooden knob: "W / T"
Horn powder horn with wooden cover at one end with carved knob at the center; metal loop at the base of cover; oceanic map incised on horn with Spanish-type names.
According to the accession record, this powder horn possibly relates to the West Indies--the British expedition against Havana.
Gift of Miss Louise S. Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.