|Object Name||Horn, Powder|
|Description||Animal horn with carved bird design and wooden cap.|
|Owned||William M. Thorton|
|Owner Regiment||6th Mississippi Infantry|
|Provenance||This powder was used by Sgt. Major William M. Thorton, 6th Mississippi Infantry, during the Civil War. According to the donor, it was in fashion in 1860.|
Thorton, William M.