Sporran

Sporran
Title
Sporran
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Leather, hair, cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 22 x 11 in. ( 55.9 x 27.9 cm )
Description 
Leather, hair, and cotton sporran; red leather cover, two belt loops, and pocket on back of bulbous, brown leather pouch stitched to back of another brown leather pouch that has scalloped, fringed black leather cover, skin patch suspending horsehair flap, and three black cotton laces with leather and brown horsehair tassels on front.
Object Number 
Z.3080
Gallery Label 
This sporran was part of a uniform kilt worn by a member of the 79th Regiment, New York State Militia, during the Civil War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group