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Powder Horn

Description

Powder horn, curved tapering cylindrical shape with cap.

Details

Maker
James Dixon & Sons (Maker)
Date
1825-1849
Location of origin
Sheffield
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
horn (animal material)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Armaments; Armament Accessories
Descriptive terms
Container, Armament
Flask, Ammunition
horn (animal material)
Horn, Powder
pewter (tin alloy)
powder horns
tin (metal)
Dimensions
11 x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4103
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57340

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