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Powder Horn

Date:
Horn, 1779; engraving, 19th century
Culture:
American
Medium:
Horn (cow), wood
Dimensions:
L. 14 in. (35.6 cm); Diam. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 7.7 oz. (218.3 g)
Classification:
Firearms Accessories-Powder Horns
Credit Line:
The Collection of J. H. Grenville Gilbert, of Ware, Massachusetts, Gift of Mrs. Gilbert, 1937
Accession Number:
37.131.22
Not on view
The owner's name, Silas Pratt, is engraved on this horn.
Inscription: Inscribed and dated: Silas Pratt His Horn / 1779
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