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Powder Horn

1926.86 (RS5093)

Description

Engraved powder horn with chamfered tip, geometric throat, concave wood plug with turned stopper, two iron rings. Crudely engraved images include animals and buildings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Inscriptions
Engraving on body: ""IAMES REILEY""
Material
horn (animal material)
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armaments; Armament Accessories
Descriptive terms
Container, Armament
Flask, Ammunition
horn (animal material)
Horn, Powder
iron (metal)
powder horns
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 1/2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.86
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Wyman
GUSN
30824

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