A Hand-Ignited Powder-Tester
Lot 204*
A Hand-Ignited Powder-Tester
Sold for £500 (US$ 829) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Hand-Ignited Powder-Tester
Late 17th Century
With flat shaped brass body carrying an integral brass barrel of tapering octagonal section with standing circular touch-hole, circular brass indicator wheel acting against a V-spring and numbered from '1' to '12' on one side, and made in one with an anvil fitting against the muzzle, and figured rounded rootwood butt
13.4 cm.
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