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Shot pouch w/strap

Shot pouch w/strap
Title
Shot pouch w/strap
Date 
1830-1860
Medium 
Leather, brass, iron, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 23 x 2 3/4 x 7/8 in. ( 58.4 x 7 x 2.2 cm )
Description 
Stitched brown leather pouch with leather shoulder strap fastened to bottom and neck of pouch; at top is cylindrical brass mouthpiece; leather badly decayed.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Garrett H. Winter
Object Number 
1943.374
Marks 
stamped: mouthpiece: "PATENT"
Gallery Label 
This pouch held musket or rifle balls.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group