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Powder Flask

19th century
Staghorn, bronze, gold
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); D. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm); Wt. 12.7 oz. (360 g)
Firearms Accessories-Powder Horns
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
Samuel Rush Meyrick, Goodrich, Herefordshire, England (d. 1848); Hollingworth Magniac, London (until d. 1867; his estate sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, July 2–4, 1892, no. 877, for £ 41 to Riggs); William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
London. South Kensington Museum. "The Meyrick Collection of Ancient Armour," 1869.

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