Paint Pan, Paint Paddle, Scraper

Date:
c. 1850s

A small can of blue paint with a hand-made paddle cut from a cigar box top.

Description (physical):

Can: Tin, paint. H 8.7, Dia 6.9 cm; Paddle: Wood. L 16.8, W 3.2, Th .48 cm; Scraper: Iron. L 40.8, Head Th .3cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0061
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park