Powder horn

Object Number: 
1927.101
Date: 
1755-1763
Medium: 
Horn, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 10 in. ( 8.6 x 10.8 x 25.4 cm )
Description: 
Horn powder horn with metal fittings; metal cover over one end, metal rim around spout end, metal loops (later date) at each end; horn incised with map of forts from New York to Canada, from French and Indian War.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group