Musket cap tin and caps

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Titles Musket cap tin and caps
Description A musket cap tin containing fifty-eight (58) percussion caps. The lid of the tin has a paper label with an obscured sketch at the center and surrounding text reading: "J. GOLDMARK MANFR. [of] PERC. C[APS,] & Metal c. CARTRIDGES. / NE[W YORK] / U.S. MUSKET CAPS / Warran[te]d [Wat]erproof / [TRADE MARK] / [PATd.] SEP. 2[6] / [18]57 / 100"
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 3/8 inches diameter
11/16 inches height
Nomenclature percussion cap
tin (container)
Materials tin (metal)
copper (est.)
Creation Made in: New York, United States
Subjects Used in: Minnesota, United States
Used in: Civil War, 1861-1865
Armament. Accessories
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Ammunition
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeons
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1857
Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 7240.48 (Accession Number)

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