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Powder horn

Object Number: 
1924.129
Date: 
1758
Medium: 
Horn, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 5 x 11 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 12.7 x 28.3 cm )
Marks: 
incised: near pouring spout: "M 1758 / M"
Description: 
Horn powder horn with wooden cover at one end secured with metal tacks all around; horn incised with ships at sea at the bottom with 2 faces and a female figure, above are images of buildings and animals.
Credit Line: 
'
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group