Canteen

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1890

GUSN

GUSN-179801

Description

Painted iron canteen. Cylindrical shape with small neck opening and three applied tubular pieces for threading a rope. Painted dark green with red trim. One face painted in yellow and black "No, 23." Opposite face painted in yellow and black with a stylized star.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canteens (vessels)
accessories
iron (metal)
painting (image-making)
Canteen

Inscription

"No. 23" (Painted)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 7/8 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.829