Object Title

Powder flask

Powder flask

Date

1630

Object Number

XIII.155

Provenance

From the collection of Capt. John Ball. Purchased from Christie's, 15th May 1956, lot 523.

Physical Description

Of ivory and carved in high relief with, on the one side a combat between two classical warriors, on the other a figure of Mars

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall height (incl. nozzle): 111 mm (4.4 in), Width of body: 85 mm (3.2 in), Max. depth: 43 mm (1.7 in) Weight: 7 oz

Associations

Places Germany