Powder Horn

Collection Type

  • Armament

Date

1825-1849

GUSN

GUSN-57340

Description

Powder horn, curved tapering cylindrical shape with cap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

powder horns
horn (animal material)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Container, Armament
Flask, Ammunition
Horn, Powder
Horn, Powder

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

James Dixon & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Sheffield

Object Type

Armaments; Armament Accessories

Dimensions

11 x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4103