Cartridge box

Cartridge box
Title
Cartridge box
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Leather, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 8 1/8 in. ( 11.7 x 20.6 cm )
Description 
Leather and wood cartridge box; rectangular wooden box covered with black leather, with two horizontal belt loops sewn to rear and loop sewn to bottom, and flap with fastening strap.
Credit Line 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Object Number 
1941.1196
Gallery Label 
This cartridge box was used by the donor as a prop in his historical paintings of the Revolutionary War and Colonial life.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group