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Powder horn

Object Number: 
1928.79
Date: 
1755-1763
Medium: 
Horn, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. ( 7.3 x 14 x 33.7 cm )
Marks: 
incised: near wooden cover: "GEORGE MR / A / A2R"
Description: 
Carved horn powder horn with wooden cover over one end with metal ring at the center; horn incised with map of forts from French and Indian War, from New York to Canada, image of crown above New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group