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[Powder horn with map of Boston and Charlestown, 1775]

Author: E. B.
Date: 1775
Location: Boston (Mass.), Charlestown (Boston, Mass.)

Dimensions: 36 x 9 x 9 cm.
Scale: Not drawn to scale
Call Number: G3764.B6 1775 .B4x

 
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Powder horn dating to 1775, featuring a map of Boston and Charlestown, Mass., noting Bunker Hill, Breed's Hill, Morton's Point, MIll Pond, Fox Hill, South Battery, Long Wharf and Hancocks wharf.

Includes engraving of a British Man-o-war ship, an armorial shield for the 47th Foot, the abbreviation "G R" and floral decoration.

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