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Civil War Canteens were used by soldiers to carry essential drinking water. A Civil War Canteen was usually made of wood, which was used more by confederate soldiers, and tin. Canteens sometimes were covered in wool cloth. Usually worn over the right shoulder opposite the cartridge box.

Civil War Canteens

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Stainless Steel 1.5 qt. Canteen - Blue
Stainless Steel 1.5 qt. Canteen - Blue

Similar to canteens carried by soldiers during the Civil War, this high quality, stainless stell canteen features a blue woolen cloth cover, a cork stopper with a metal cap and an attached chain, and a cloth carrying strap held in place by three tin loops. Holds 1.5 quarts.

Stainless Steel 1.5 qt. Canteen - Grey
Stainless Steel 1.5 qt. Canteen - Grey

Similar to canteens carried by soldiers during the Civil War, this high quality, stainless steel canteen features a grey woolen cloth cover, a cork stopper with a metal cap and an attached chain, and a cloth carrying strap held in place by three tin loops. Holds 1.5 quarts.