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Object Name Pouch
Other Name Bullet Pouch; Cartridge Pouch
Object Number 1879.1.8
Collection Stafford
Description leather shoulder pouch; brown; pouch divided into two halves, saddle-bag style; pouches are open but leather folded edges help keep the slits closed until pushed open; back part has an additional leather piece which rises slightly above pouch and has leather strap attached by several metal clips; there is also a few string stitches; sticker with "R 153" is attached on back side;
Dimensions W-8.268 L-8.268 D-1.378 inches
Dimension Details strap: 40 1/8" long
Material leather
Event Revolutionary War
Provenance leather shoulder bag carried by an American soldier during the Revolutionary War.
People Stafford, Sarah
Search Terms rifleman's pouch
shoulder bag
Revolutionary War
leather shoulder pouch
American soldier
military equipment