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Powder Horn

Date:
1753
Culture:
Colonial American
Medium:
Horn (cow), wood, brass
Dimensions:
L. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm); Diam. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Wt. 4.8 oz. (136.1 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:
37.131.19a, b
Not on view
Inscription: inscribed: Simon PARLin / oF ConcorD DiED / mAy ye 29th 1753 / AGED EiGhtEen YEARS / AnD FiVe month
Mrs. J. H. Grenville Gilbert, Ware, Massachusetts, until 1937
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