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European cartridge box

European cartridge box
Title
European cartridge box
Date 
1850-1870
Medium 
Leather, brass, cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 16.5 cm )
Description 
Leather, brass, and cotton cartridge box; rectangular black leather box has two straps riveted to rear with other ends fastened to brass studs at bottom of box, and rectangular lid with straps that fasten to studs on side of box; cotton fabric tape riveted across interior.
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1936.586
Gallery Label 
This cartridge box was formerly part of the Francis Bannerman collection.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group