A Continental Flintlock Box-Lock Tinderlighter, A North African Toe-Lock Mechanism From A Longarm, And Six Various Continental Powder- And Shot-Flasks
All 19th Century
The first with brass box-lock body and integral circular pan, the former engraved with a flower-head on both sides, iron trigger-guard, and rounded butt; the second of characteristic form and partly overlaid with brass chased with foliage; the last comprising a brass-mounted powder-flask for guns, with horn body of curved flattened form tapering to the nozzle of Boche type, two brass-mounted flasks for guns, with embossed copper and pewter body respectively (in poor condition), a French pistol flask (cut-off lever missing), with copper body embossed on each side with the figure of Hercules above 'B. À Paris', and two chamois leather shot-flasks each with detachable brass nozzle also forming a powder charge (8)
The first 14 cm.