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Shot Container

Description

Pewter shot container is circular with straight sides. There is a conforming lid with a flat top, it fits over the container edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1863
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Descriptive terms
CONTAINER
containers (receptacles)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
0.75 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1606AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12451

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