Object Title

Powder flask - by Charles Lancaster

Powder flask - by Charles Lancaster

Date

about 1850

Object Number

XII.11820 d

Provenance

Purchased from Bonhams, London, on 28th November 2012.(auction 19796, Antique Arms and Armour, lot 414) auction, Probus auction house, 2011.

Physical Description

White-metal mounted three-way powder flask covered in red leather, the basal compartment with pivoting cover stamped with Dixon's marks for Britannia metal

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Dixon's marks for Britannia metal

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