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Object Name Horn, Powder
Catalog Number 0985.07.00173b
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.
People Thorton, William M.