Object Title

Powder flask

Powder flask

Date

1620

Object Number

XIII.159

Provenance

Purchased from Wallis & Wallis, 25 January 1957, lot 510.

Physical Description

Of wood, the front and sides veneered with ivory elaborately engraved with a design of fruit and foliage surrounding a cartouche engraved with a gunner laying his piece

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 127 mm (8.5 in) Weight: 10 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

On the left side are the initials of the engraver or owner P.H. over a heart

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