TACWM logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Name Box, Cartridge
Catalog Number 0985.02.00098
Description U.S. Model 1855 cartridge box: black leather with double flaps and implement pouch, closure tab sewn and riveted to outer flap; brass finial; brass "US" plate on outer flap; inner flap stamped "BAKER / NY / & McKENNY"; tin inserts missing; horizontal and vertical loops on rear, vertical loops sewn and riveted; two japanned roller buckles (one missing) sewn and riveted to bottom.
Dimensions H-6.75 W-8 inches
Owned Unknown
Made Baker and McKenny, New York City, New York, USA
Event Battle of Olustee / Ocean Pond
Provenance The box, the belt, and the bayonet scabbard all came from the battlefield of Olustee, Florida.
Search Terms Battle of Olustee / Ocean Pond
found on battlefield