A French lanthorn powder flask
Powderflasks and Accessories
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.
Overall length 7” (18cms) nozzle folded.