Gun Barrel - ROM2019_17267_5

ROM2019_17267_5

Gun Barrel

Maker: Euro-Canadian (Fur Trade)
Medium:Ferrous Metal
Geography: Ontario, French River, Rainy Channel
Date: Mid-18th Century
Period: Colonial (1700-1850 AD)
Dimensions:
46.5 x 3 cm
Object number: 966.297.A
Not on view
DescriptionThis musket barrel was recovered from the Rainy River Channel (Ontario). The current interpretation for such objects is that they sank to the bottom of the river during canoe accidents.
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