An American Federal period infantry cartridge pouch
Lot 5230
An American Federal period infantry cartridge pouch
US$ 400 - 600
£240 - 360
Auction Details
Lot Details
An American Federal period infantry cartridge pouch
circa 1808-30
Of heavy black leather, the underside of the flap fitted with a brass hook fastening to a brass clasp mounted on the lower front of the pouch; interior with wooden block drilled for 26 cartridges, the front of the pouch with folding cover opening to reveal a tinned compartment below the block. Underside of pouch with two iron buckles for attachment of shoulder strap, the back with two sewn loops as guides for the strap.
Condition: Very sound and showing light surface crazing overall.

Size: 10" x 7" x 3 1/2".

Footnotes

  • Note: A variation on the U.S. Model 1808 cartridge pouch.
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