The original horn. Dark brown buffalo horn with a silver end cap and pour spout. Cap is engraved with initials, the nature of which are in debate. Two metal rings at base of pour spout and on end cap are for a carrying strap. Strap is not present. No scrimshaw or other engraving.
Military; Nineteenth State
Overall: 3 1/4 in x 12 in x 5 1/4 in
Original Horn from the Indiana State Museum On-Line Collection.
Photos of the Steve Lodding horn by Jan Riser.