Ammunition Box

Date:
c. 1862

Many ammunition boxes of all sizes, as well as box fragments were recovered from within the powder magazine of the U.S.S. Cairo. This box is held together with pegs. There is illegible block stenciling on one side.

Description (physical):

Wood. L 21 cm, W 20.3 cm, Th 21 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0014
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park