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Object Name Box, Cartridge
Catalog Number 0985.11.00077
Description U.S. Model 1855 cartridge box: black leather with double flaps and implement pouch, inner flap stamped "MOORES & CO / CIN. O."; brass box plate missing; closure tab sewn to outer flap; brass finial; two divided tin inserts; horizontal and vertical loops on rear, vertical loops sewn and riveted; two japanned roller buckles sewn to bottom.
Owned Unknown
Made Moores & Company, Cincinnati, Ohio
Event Battle of Murfreesboro / Stones River
Provenance This cartridge box was found at Murfreesboro.
Search Terms found on battlefield
Battle of Murfreesboro / Stones River (tentative)
First Battle of Murfreesboro (tentative)