Canteens

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MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

MILITIA “CHEESEBOX” STYLE CANTEEN

Canteen has a rich brown patina. Measures 6 ¾” in diameter x 2” thick. Iron tacks hold wood band in place around the body. Sling keepers and spout are missing. Some light surface scratches and… (1054-1401). Learn More »

US M1858 CANTEEN, NEW YORK DEPOT

US M1858 CANTEEN, NEW YORK DEPOT

Canteen is complete in all respects, w/brown wool cover, linen sling, chain and cork ring spout cap (side cap chain indicates of New York Depot origin). It is also in near-fine condition in all… (1071-06). Learn More »

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CONFEDERATE COPY OF MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER

CONFEDERATE COPY OF MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER

This is a very interesting southern copy of the typical Civil War “smooth side” canteen, the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ½” in diameter. It is… (1054-1647). Learn More »

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is complete and in fair… (M26296). Learn More »

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER AND SLING

Original Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the “Bullseye” pattern. The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin soldered together at the rim. The… (1054-1471). Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 CANTEEN PAINTED GOLD

US MODEL 1858 CANTEEN PAINTED GOLD

Philadelphia Depot spheroid canteen in good condition. The body of the canteen has several minor indentations but nothing serious. All three sling keepers are present as is the spout. The entire body… (M26318). Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDED NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDED NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is complete and in fair… (696-110). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN

Wood canteens like this with simple lathe-turned front and back faces and staves secured with iron bands were made throughout the south and even at the time were regarded as the quintessential… (1054-305). Learn More »

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDED NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

US MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDED NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN

This is a nice M1858 smooth- faced canteen without a cover, chain and stopper. Appears the canteen was an olive drab color. It has surface rust on approximately 50 % of the surface. One side has one… (819-131). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, STOPPER, AND STRAP

MAKER MARKED MODEL 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH COVER, STOPPER, AND STRAP

The model 1858 canteen was the most popular canteen of the Civil War period. Canteen measures approximately 7 ¾” in diameter. It is covered in brown wool. The cover is nearly complete and in decent… (1000-591). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH EARLY REPRODUCTION SLING

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH EARLY REPRODUCTION SLING

This is a very nice condition C.S. tin drum canteen. Tin spout and all three sling keepers are present. Edges, spout and keepers are soldered. Measures 6 ¾” in circumference by 2 ¼” wide. The… (1000-548). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

CONFEDERATE TIN DRUM CANTEEN

This is the classic style of a C.S. tin drum canteen. Tin spout and all three sling keepers are present. Edges, spout and keepers are soldered. Measures 6 ½” in circumference by 2” wide. The body… (1000-549). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NEW YORK DEPOT PATTERN 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH PERIOD ALTERED SLING

CIVIL WAR NEW YORK DEPOT PATTERN 1858 SMOOTHSIDE CANTEEN WITH PERIOD ALTERED SLING

The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin, formed in an oblate spheroid pattern and soldered together at the rim. Fluid capacity of the canteen was three pints and its liquid contents… (1000-599). Learn More »

CS WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH CARVING

CS WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH CARVING

The wood on this canteen has a light or “blonde” finish. The body panels are in good condition and free from cracks. They have a worn smooth surface while the side pieces are dark along the edges… (1000-558). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH STRAP

CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN WITH STRAP

Wood canteen is the type commonly carried by C.S. soldiers. Original leather sling is present, and all three iron sling keepers. Spout is missing, which is usually the case in wooden canteens.… (1000-559). Learn More »

“CHEESEBOX” STYLE WOODEN CANTEEN, CIRCA 1812

“CHEESEBOX” STYLE WOODEN CANTEEN, CIRCA 1812

Canteen has a rough, brown patina. Center has carved initials, “T*N”. Measures 7” in diameter x 2 ¾” thick. Three leather sling keepers are present. Iron rivets hold sling keepers and… (665-15). Learn More »

TIN MILITIA CANTEEN

TIN MILITIA CANTEEN

Tin drum style canteen has spout and two out of three sling keepers present. The body is solid with usual dings, dents, and scratches from age and use. Canteen has some small areas of surface… (773-06). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

This is a Civil War-era tin drum canteen in very good condition. Tin spout and all three strap brackets are present. Measures 6” in diameter x 1 3/4” wide. The body is solid with usual dings,… (172-3518). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

TIN DRUM CANTEEN

Civil War era tin drum canteen is in very good condition. The body is solid with just some slight dings and dents. Spout and all three sling keepers are present. Canteen has some slight surface… (172-4012). Learn More »

TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER AND REPLACEMENT SLING

TIN DRUM CANTEEN WITH COVER AND REPLACEMENT SLING

This tin drum canteen is complete with all three sling keepers and spout. Each side has a slightly raised center and a protruding rim. There is a slight dent in one side. The cloth cover is a heavy… (172-3378). Learn More »


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SKETCH BY ALEXANDER C. MEINUNG, 26TH NORTH CAROLINA

Alexander C. Meinung was a Moravian musician who served with the field band of the 26th North Carolina Infantry throughout the Civil War. He was captured on April 5, 1865 during the evacuation of Petersburg. During the Battle of Gettysburg, where the… (963-02). Learn More »

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