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Object Name CUP
Catalog Number 0985.06.00015
Description The cup is tinned iron with a soldered and crimped bottom, as well as a rolled and crimped lip. The handle is soldered to the body. Surface rust is on the sides and handle; the original finish remains on the interior. The cup was previously attached to the sling of canteen (0985.6.14) via a short leather strap with metal buckle.
Material Metal/Tin
Dimensions H-2.25 Dia-3.5 inches
Owned unidentified Union soldier (tentative); unidentified Confederate soldier
Provenance A Confederate soldier added this cup to a captured and altered canteen (0985.6.14).
People unidentified Confederate soldier