Sack

Object Number: 
2002.1.3435
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
5 3/4 x 11 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A natural beige cotton gun shot sack printed on the front in black with an eagle on a shield with a banner that reads "Celebrated Eagle Brand" surrounded by the words "The Leroy Shot and Lead/ Mfg. Co./ Wind Tower Shot/ New-York/ 25lbs No. 4". The back reads "American Standard". Still has a small amount of lead shot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group