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Object Name: Powder horn
Date: 1756
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Medium: Horn, wood, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 3 3/8 x 5 x 14 1/4 in. ( 8.6 x 12.7 x 36.2 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Oswego
Description: Carved horn powder horn with wooden cover at one end with wire loop below, spout end with carved ribs and wooden stopper; horn incised with views of a fort, a map and a ship.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Nellie M. Lloyd Roessler
Object Number: 1925.118ab
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Marks: incised: across one side: "ROBERT LOYD / HIS HORN OSWEGO / JUNE 21 / 1756"