People of the Waters - Fur Trade
OPM #:
I96.3.29.4
Object Name:
Keg, Powder
Description:
Gunpowder keg made of pine staves with split willow bands. There is a printed paper label covering the entire end: ORIENTAL/MILLS/BOSTON/POWDER/WESTERN SPSORTING POWDER/ G. A small and worn circular paper label is on the other end, the central part says: FG, the designation of the granular size of the black. powder. One label is missing. There is a wooden stopper that cannot be removed.
Material:
Wood/Paper
Dimensions:
H-13.25 Dia-9.75 inches
Click to Enlarge
Image 
Image 
Image 
Image