|Object Name||POWDER MEASURE|
|Description||The powder measure consists of a steel cup soldered or welded to an iron handle.|
|Dimensions||L-5.5 Dia-1.75 inches|
|Owned||William H. Allen|
|Owner Regiment||1st Tennessee Infantry, Co. L|
|Provenance||This powder measure was owned and used by 1st Sgt. William H. Allen during the war. He joined Co. L, 1st Tennessee Infantry at age 19 and was its Color Bearer.|
Allen, William H.