|Object Name||PERCUSSION CAP|
|Description||The green paper label in the top reads "250 metal-lined caps made expressly for Colt's Pt. belt and pocket pistols."|
|Dimensions||L-1.25 Dia-1.25 inches|
|Owned||J. W. Davies (tentative); William W. Davies|
|Made||Eley Brothers, Manufacturers|
|Provenance||The percussion caps came from the collection of William W. Davies. His father, J. W. Davies, collected the caps; J. W. Davies organized a group of sharpshooters to operate along the James River during the war.|
Davies, John W.
Davies, William W.