Powder horn

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Object Name: 
Powder horn
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.123
Dimensions: 
L: 31.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840-1860
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of Martha J. Herpst
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine non-lead glass; blown. Horn-shaped with neck folded out to form collar around narrow mouth; body curved; tooled solid knob with rough pontil mark at end.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Herpst Estate, Martha J., Source
Color: 
Technique: