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Call #:
1970.71.6
Title:
Cartridge Case
Collection type:
Armament
Date:
1770-1780
Object type:
5: T&E For Science & Technology; Armament -- Accessory; Case, Cartridge
Materials:
wood
Leather
Medium:
Woodworking
Description:
Bullet case with rounded front and flat back, twenty four bullet holes, two pieces of leather form case and long over flap.
Dimensions:
Height:3.5 in x Width:9.5 in x Depth:2.75 in
--or--
Height:8.9 cm x Width:24.2 cm x Depth:7cm
Subjects:
Olney, Stephen, 1755-1832
American Revolutionary War
Research Notes:
Belonged to Stephen Olney
Provenance:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jean P. Howes, Jr.
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