This antique Cedar wood canteen was found in an old home in Appomattox County Virginia. It has the period carved initials J.
Below that are the initials PH and the initials AH are inked on the strap. The owner believes that the strap and cork are early replacements. This is a classic form canteen with iron staves and three tin sling loops, slightly convex face, 7 1/4 diameter, missing wood spout.
The canteen is in as found condition and has been gently cleaned Retains a nice patina. Please view our images as they are part of our description. If you return an item, it must be in the precise condition as when we sent it.
The item "Civil War Confederate Cedar Canteen Carved Initials Appomattox Va" is in sale since Wednesday, February 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "mollyapplevintage" and is located in Dillwyn, Virginia.
This item can be shipped worldwide.