Cartridge Box W/sling

Cartridge Box W/sling
Title
Cartridge Box W/sling
Date 
1860-1870
Medium 
Leather, brass, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 16.8 x 19 cm )
Description 
Leather, brass, and iron cartridge box; white buff leather sling fastened through loops sewn to back and two iron buckles on front of rectangular black leather box with front flap that fastens to brass stud at box bottom; foliate brass lettering applied to front.; painted mark on belt interior.
Object Number 
INV.11398c
Marks 
cast, applied: flap: "NG/7" (7th NY National Guard) painted: belt: "LB SMITH 8th Co. NG"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group