A ‘bag shaped’ copper powder flask

Item:
278
Region:
Britain
Type:
Miscellaneous
Description:
A ‘bag shaped’ copper powder flask by G & J. W. Hawksley, Sheffield, c 1850. The common brass top is stamped with the maker’s name, fitted with a blued spring, the nozzle is graduated from 1-2 drams. This flask retains much original lacquered finish.
Metrics:
Overall length 6¾” (17cms)
Price:
£450