Powderhorn

Object Number: 
1950.64
Date: 
1840-1865
Medium: 
Brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 18.4 x 7.9 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Brass and iron powder flask; pear-shaped with cylindrical mouthpiece at top of circular collar and hinged iron lever on side; shell design stamped on both sides.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harry L. Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group