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Powder horn

Description

Powder horn with brass mounting at top and bottom. Top mounting has scalloped edge. Bottom has spring clip. Flat wooden screw stopper at top. Replacement leather strap.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
horn (animal material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armaments; Armament Accessories
Descriptive terms
Container, Armament
Flask, Ammunition
horn (animal material)
Horn, Powder
powder horns
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1401
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26188

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