G.A.R. Canteen from 1895 Reunion in Louisville

Memento from the 1895 G.A.R. Reunion in Louisville

Tin with original polychrome painted stenciled decoration/inscription We Drank From The Same Canteen arched above a U.S. shield breasted spread winged eagle with E Pluribus Unum ribbon banner in beak, arrows & laurel branches in talons and straight-line inscription Louisville/1861- 1865 at bottom, with original cork stopper and two small rings at sides for hanging; 5″ diameter.

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Cowan Auctions

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tin with original polychrome stenciled decoration/inscription “We Drank From The Same Canteen” arched above a U.S. shield breasted spread winged eagle with ribbon banner in beak and arrows & laurel branches in talons and straight-line inscription below “Louisville/1861-1865”. Original cork stopper with wire ring top, 2 small holes at sides for hanging, 5″ diameter. Cowan’s

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