Made of 5 oz. bag leather oiled and sewn with linen thread. 2-7/8" wide x 10-1/2" tall at top tapering sharply to the lower cylinder measuring 1-1/4" wide x 7" long and has a leather flap secured in front with leather receiver. Shoulder strap is attached in rear by 4 brass rivets at a 45 degree angle measuring 60" long x 5/8" wide, fastened with 5/8" Japanned buckle. Available in Natural or Russet.
Based on drawings from National Archives, The Artilleryman magazine and two pieces in the collection of Peter Jorgensen, editor The Artilleryman magazine and publisher of Civil War News.