A good high grade copper powder flask by James Dixon & Sons c 1830 embossed with a medallion containing a scene of 2 pointers and a hunter. The brass top is stamped Dixon & Sons Patent

Item:
350
Region:
Britain
Type:
Powderflasks and Accessories
Description:
A good high grade copper powder flask by James Dixon & Sons c 1830 embossed with a medallion containing a scene of 2 pointers and a hunter. The brass top is stamped Dixon & Sons Patent, the nozzle has 3 positions (un-marked), the spring is blued. The body has a pair of steel suspension rings, and the flask retains much of its original finish.
Metrics:
Overall length 7½” (19cms)
Notes:
See R. Riling "The Powder Flask Book" 1953 No. 700 for the same medallion.
Price:
£445