Object Title

Ramrod holder

Ramrod holder

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

XXIII.280

Provenance

Purchased 11 July 2003

Physical Description

Brass tube with a lipped and open mouth at either end. Tube appears to taper slightly. Diameter of larger opening 8 mm, diameter of smaller opening 7-8 mm. Hole in position of vent drilled through brass. Attached on one side of the tube are two lugs each with a small hole of about 2 mm diameter, one is damaged. Tube is decorated with three bands.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length 76 mm Weight: 39 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain