• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 371 A

    AN ITALIAN IRON POWDER-FLASK; A RUSTIC HORN POWDER-FLASK; AND A RUSTIC HORN PRIMING FLASK WITH MEASURE, SHOT-FLASK, BALL-POUCH AND TURNSCREW, ALL ON A SUSPENSION BELT

    THE FIRST EARLY 17TH CENTURY; THE REMAINDER 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN IRON POWDER-FLASK; A RUSTIC HORN POWDER-FLASK; AND A RUSTIC HORN PRIMING FLASK WITH MEASURE, SHOT-FLASK, BALL-POUCH AND TURNSCREW, ALL ON A SUSPENSION BELT
    THE FIRST EARLY 17TH CENTURY; THE REMAINDER 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The first with triangular body of planot-convex section cut with narrow fluting and engraved with small motifs, with turned nozzle, spring cut-off, belt hook and four rings for suspension
    The first 16.4 cm.; the second 19 cm.; and the third 9.2 cm. (3)


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