A Continental (probably French or Austrian) lanthorn powder flask

Item:
374
Region:
Europe
Type:
Powderflasks and Accessories
Description:
A Continental (probably French or Austrian) lanthorn powder flask, late 18th century. The two piece body with swollen belly and flattened back, the fixed brass charger has a wrap around or “lapabout” spring, the rolled brass seam is interrupted by 4 brass suspension rings.
Metrics:
Overall length 7½” (19cms)
Price:
£275