• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 57

    A FRENCH ROYAL POWDER-FLASK FOR A SPORTING GUN

    CIRCA 1814-30

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ROYAL POWDER-FLASK FOR A SPORTING GUN
    CIRCA 1814-30
    With leather-covered bag-shaped body, the outer face tooled and gilt with the Royal arms of France incorporating the Orders of St. Michael and of The Holy Spirit, the sides with leather loops, and fitted with brass top
    9¾in (24.8cm)


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