Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shot pouch
  • United States
  • shot pouch, late 1800s–1940s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • leather, metal
  • Object Length/Width: 20.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 1/16 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Lee Cooper
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3330

The teardrop shaped leather pouch has a metal spout at the narrow end. The metal spout has a lever with two plates that block the spout, one at a time, measuring the output.