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Object Name Canteen
Catalog Number 0985.13.00955
Description U.S. Model 1858 smooth sided canteen, cotton twill sling 5/8" x 58", pewter spout, cork stopper with iron ring pull and chain, blue wool cover, "E.W.P." scratched into spout
Dimensions W-8 inches
Owned Unknown
Owner Regiment Unknown
Made unknown
Provenance This canteen was left by a Confederate soldier in retreat at Clay Bank in Cumberland County, Virginia.
People unidentified Confederate soldier
Search Terms items left behind
Subjects Retreats, Military