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Percussion cap pouch with belt fragment

Object Number: 
1941.1023c
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Leather, brass, iron, skin, flint
Dimensions: 
Part (belt): 33 x 1 7/8 in. (83.8 x 4.8 cm) Part (pouch): 3 3/8 x 3 7/8 in. (8.6 x 9.8 cm)
Description: 
Leather and brass percussion cap pouch; black leather pouch with two vertical loops for waist belt sewn to back, skin-lined interior with brown musket flint inside, and double flaps with strap on outer flap that fastens to brass stud at bottom of box; two black leather belt fragments fastened together with rectangular iron buckle, and two other separate belt fragments.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton De Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group