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Object Name POWDER MEASURE
Catalog Number 0985.09.00140
Description The powder measure consists of a turned wooden handle and a steel barrel-shaped measure with a knobbed inner cylinder to make adjustments. The cylinder has graduated markings along the knob's channel from 1 - 2.25 and 2.5 - 5, Shot oz. and Powder Drams respectively.
Dimensions L-5.75 inches
Owned Charles Henry Williams (tentative)
Owner Regiment 2nd North Carolina State Troops, Co. B
Provenance Unknown history. May be associated with Charles Henry Williams, a member of Co. B, 2nd North Carolina State Troops, in whose memory the measure was donated.
People Williams, Charles Henry
Subjects memorials
Artillery (Weaponry)