Lot 1419 - A198 Arms & Armour - Thursday, 30. September 2021, 05.00 PM

POWDER FLASK

German or Swiss, last quarter of the 16th century.
Stag horn body (antler-fork piece). The front smoothed and engraved, depicting a distinguished husband and wife. Original iron mounts, two caps, one cap end missing, bottle cap screwed, long nozzle with spring closure and with a spring lock at the base, four carrying rings.
L 24.8 cm.

Attractive powder flask in good original condition, cf. Ray Riling: The Powder Flask Book, 1953, pp. 238-239, Ill. 37.

CHF 1 000 / 1 500

€ 930 / 1 400