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Powder Flask

Description

Tear-drop shape; eagle above crossed pistols; spring-latch

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1865
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
FLASK, POWDER
powder flasks
Slip Cast
Dimensions
4.625 x 2.125 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4216
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57356

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