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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
U.S. Quartermaster Department 3
Descriptions
canvas 234 linen 38 cork 14 metal 3340
Names
canteen 17 Other 2021
Date:
1859-1873
Dimensions:
Diameter: 8.5 in, L: 25 in, H: 3 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
Metal with cloth cover; Linen strap and cord for stopper attachment; Cork stopper with metal ring
Remarks:
Information taken from: All He Could Carry: US Army Infantry Equipment (1839-1910) by Stephen J. Allie; Fort Leavenworth Historical Society Publication, pps. 12 & 15. AND Echoes of Glory: Arms and Equipment of the Union by the Editors of Time-Life Books; Alexandria, VA (1991), pps. 206-207. (RNW Note)
Model:
M1859 canteen
Accession Number:
1988.8.3824

Not currently on display

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