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Object Name: Canteen
Date: 1810-1815
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Medium: Wood, iron, leather
Dimensions: Overall: 7 3/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 19.7 x 18.4 cm )
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Wood, iron, and leather canteen; drum-shaped, circular wood body painted greenish-blue, with black leather strap running through iron bands fastened along edges by two iron staves, and octagonal wooden mouthpiece; stamped mark on back and incised letters on front.
Credit Line: Gift of Charles MacCauley
Object Number: 1922.143
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Marks: Stamped on back: "T. ARENTS" (possibly E. Arents); incised on front: "RF / S / M (?) /..E (?)"