Early American Canteens: Wood Canteens, Tin Canteens, Gourd Canteens & Water Bottles

Revolutionary War & Civil War Wooden Canteens

Authentic hand-made replica Revolutionary War Canteens and Civil War wood canteens. White pine canteen construction as shown in Sketch Book '76. Wooden canteens are paraffin-lined, and furnished with cloth strap and iron bands.

US & Confederate Civil War Cloth Covered Tin Canteens

Typical Civil War designs in tin and covered in woolen cloth. Cork stopper with metal cap and connected to canteen by a chain. 3/4" cloth carrying strap encircles the canteen and is held in place by three tin loops.

Gourd Canteens & Gourd Jugs

Historically correct gourd canteen features a wooden neck with cork stopper and genuine rawhide reinforcement. Gourd jug is modeled after the Bents Fort water bottle, and features a genuine gourd with cork stopper and leather carrying strap.