A circular carved wooden powder flask
Powderflasks and Accessories
A circular carved wooden powder flask, European 17th century, carved with animals in low relief including bear, hound and fox; central roundel carved with a lion’s mask surrounded by engraved numbers, tiny brass loop and iron pin inlaid in body. Brass perimeter band engraved with guilloche, iron hanging rings and lever charger, turned bone nozzle.
Height including nozzle 5¼” (13.5cms)