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Powder Horn

1928.1147 (RS5101)

Description

Crudely engraved green powder horn with short tip, raised and scalloped ring, and flat plug.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1758-1780
Inscriptions
Engraving on body: ""THOMAS BRASTOW/ 1758""; ""TIANteROGAY FIGHT/ WAS IULY the 7 1758""
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
13 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1147
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright
GUSN
32418

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