Object Title

Powder flask

Powder flask

Date

1820

Object Number

XIII.936

Provenance

Purchased at auction from Evans and Partridge, Stockbridge, Haampshire. Lot 466. 15th April 1992.

Physical Description

Copper body with brass nozzle. The body is stamped out and the design depicts oak leaves around a brace of pheasant lying over a gun. Two suspension loops are attached to the neck of the flask

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 210 mm (8.25 in), Width: 82 mm (3.5 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

stamped on the flat SYKES PATENT

Associations

Places England