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Brass Cartridge Box

This is an example of a brass cartridge box. Measuring around 5.2″ x 4.3″ x 1.25″, possible users could have been a hunter or a german soldier.…

Leather Shot Bags

These are leather, handstiched shot bags, used to carry shot to pour into a musket. For source and more details, click here. Image from: http://www.cr.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/revwar/guco/gucoweapons.html

Tinned Iron Spurs

These tinned iron spurs measure around .6″ x 3.7″ x 5.1″. For source and more details, click here. Image from: http://www.cr.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/revwar/guco/gucoweapons.html

Long Cartridge Box

This long cartridge box is made of leather and measures around 3.5″ x 2.1″ x 9″. For source and more details, click here. Image from: http://www.cr.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/revwar/guco/gucooverview.html

Long Powder Horn

This powder horn measures around 14″ x 3″ and is referenced to have been used at the Battle of Guilford Courthouse by a Virginia militaman. For source…

Red Powder Flask

This red powder flask, made from a gourd, is referenced as to having been carried in battle by a soldier that lived in North Carolina, Jesse Franklin.…

Pistol Holsters

This pair of leather and brass postol holsters measures around 38″ overall, and each holster around 11″. A pair like this would be placed on the back…

Horn Powder Horn

This horn powder horn, with ink drawing, measures about 14″. It was carried by an Ensign in the Fourth Regiment Orange County Militia (New York), by the…

American Wooden Canteen

This is an example of a Colonial American canteen and measures 7.25 inches wide. This was not the preferred shape of canteen for a soldier to carry…