Powder flask & stopper
This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
- Media Type
- A hand-made powder horn, dated approximately 1800, that is believed to have existed since 1790. Both the flask and the stopper are made wood.
For more information, read “‘Scruples of Conscience’: The War of 1812 in the Sugarloaf Settlement” by Donald G. Anger, the Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum.
In Memory of Beatrice & Alonzo Dayboll.
- Date of Original
- c. 1800
- Local identifier
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 42.8859013703843 Longitude: -79.2503929138184
- Recommended Citation
- Image courtesy of the Port Colborne Historical & Marine Museum
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