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Object Name Cannister
Catalog Number 0985.13.00055aa
Description Lidded cannister. Part of tin mess kit (a-dd).

Imported from France: "JAPY Cil / MEDAILLE D'OR / 6".
Material Metal/Tin
Owned Robert E. Lee
Made Japy, France
Provenance Mess kit used by General Lee in his field camp.
People Lee, Robert E.
Subjects Cooking utensils
Cooking
Tinsmithing
Camp life
Camp cookery
blockades (tentative)
blockade running (tentative)