Powder Horn

Collection Type

  • Armament

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-30824

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

Descriptive Terms

powder horns
horn (animal material)
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Container, ArmamentFlask, AmmunitionHorn, PowderHorn, Powder

Inscription

Engraving on body: ""IAMES REILEY""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armaments; Armament Accessories

Dimensions

14 1/2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Wyman

Accession Number

1926.86