Object Title

Powder Flask - Powder Flask

Powder Flask - Powder Flask

Date

1863

Object Number

PR.3536 e

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Pattern Room on permanent loan by order of the Director, Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, September 1976

Physical Description

Standard pressed sheet copper body with brass cap and nozzle and lever with spring steel spring. Finely finished with lacquered body, high polish brass, and fire/nitre-blued spring. Embossed decoration consisting of crossed rifles over crossed pistols, 'COLTS PATENT' and a stand of arms with artillery piece.

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength6.7 in
OverallLength169 mm
OverallWeight0.45 kg
OverallWeight1 lbs

Associations

Places USA