An Indian horn shaped priming flask

Item:
58
Region:
India
Type:
Miscellaneous
Description:
An Indian horn shaped priming flask,17th or 18th century, entirely covered with a mosaic of ivory and ebony triangles, the pieces retained by pegs of ebony and ivory respectively. Ivory nozzle carved with foliage, sprung iron lever charger.
Metrics:
Overall length 5½” (14cms)
Price:
£1,750