Confederate Augusta, Georgia Arsenal 1861 Made Leather Percussion Cap Box. Brown leather, single stitched with triangular outer flap and lunate interior flap. Outer flap marked "AUGUSTA", "ARSENAL", and "1861". Includes brass finial, closure tab, and two belt loops riveted at the bottom and stitched at the top. 4" H x 4" W x 1 3/8" D. Provenance: Purchased from Old Barn Auction, circa 2011. Estate of Jim Maconkey, Landrum, SC. Note: For a similar example, see "Collecting the Confederacy" by Shannon Pritchard, 2005, page 76. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Leather is somewhat stiff with cracks, areas of discoloration. The stitching tight. The closure tab is in place.
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