CSA Powder Flask

CSA Powder Flask

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Object Name
flask, powder
Other Terms
Flask; Firearms; Confederate States of America
Date made
1850 - 1865
associated dates
1861 01 01 / 1861 01 01, 1865 12 31 / 1865 12 31
Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
associated place
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
Physical Description
metal, copper (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
copper (overall color)
overall length: 20.1 cm x 3.5 cm x 8.5 cm; 7 15/16 in x 1 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in
overall: 8 in x 3 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 8.89 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Ronald W. Marks
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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