War of 1812 Chesebox Canteen

War of 1812 Chesebox Canteen

$295.00Price

Classic Cheesebox canteen from 1800 to 1830.  Very popular during the war of 1812.   2.25 in. by 6.25 in.  Soldiers initiiels T N carved in canteen.  Painted dark blue, dark blue paint is sometimes associated with NY state service.  Excellent conditon.