A Large White-Metal Mounted Powder-Flask And Matching Shot-Flask For A Percussion Sporting Gun
Lot 207*
A Large White-Metal Mounted Powder-Flask And Matching Shot-Flask For A Percussion Sporting Gun
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,785) inc. premium
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A Large White-Metal Mounted Powder-Flask And Matching Shot-Flask For A Percussion Sporting Gun
By James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, The First With Registered Design Mark For 1856
The first with bag-shaped body covered in black pigskin and with applied shield-shaped white-metal escutcheon on one side engraved with owner's initials 'E.F.P.', signed top mount with enclosed cut-off spring, and adjustable nozzle graduated from '4' to '6' drams; the second with bag-shaped purple leather body en suite, white-metal nozzle with sprung cut-off, and with a suspension ring at the bottom (2)
27 cm. and 26.5 cm.
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