Powder flask/container

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Culture/People
probably Southwest (attributed)
Previous owner
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960
Donor
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960
Object Name
Powder flask/container
Media/Materials
Hide, wood
Techniques
Stitched, incised
Object Type
Firearms and accessories
Place
Southwest; USA (inferred)
Date created
1880-1900
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Marion Eppley (1883-1960, a US Navy captain during World Wars I and II and founder of the Eppley Laboratory of Newport, Rhode Island, makers of precision scientific instruments); donated to MAI by Mr. Eppley in 1949.
Catalog Number
21/3041
Barcode
213041.000
See related items
Southwest
Firearms and accessories
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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