A French lanthorn powder flask

Item:
270
Region:
Europe
Type:
Powderflasks and Accessories
Description:
A French lanthorn powder flask, early 19th century, of pear shape with rounded front and flattened back. The brass mounts include a hinged nozzle secured in the folded position to a steel spring, and the nozzle has 5 positions graduated from 50 to 70 drams.
Metrics:
Overall length 7” (18cms) nozzle folded.
Price:
£275