A Danish powder horn c 1800. the body of translucent horn

Item:
361
Region:
Europe
Type:
Powderflasks and Accessories
Description:
A Danish powder horn c 1800. the body of translucent horn, turned ivory nozzle, sprung brass charger lever with fluted cap; the brass suspension bracket is screwed to the top mount. Turned burl wooden base with screwed brass gallery. Good age patina overall. See Krudhorn-powder flasks from Danish Collections by Aage Brons in “Bvaabenhistorisk Aarborg XXXIX” Copenhagen 1994 for similar flasks
Metrics:
Overall length 10” (25cms)
Price:
£495