Powder Flask with Spanner, Primer, and Bullet Compartment

Date: late 16th century
Geography: Augsburg or Nuremberg
Culture: German, Augsburg or Nuremberg
Medium: Gilt bronze
Dimensions: L. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 1 oz. (481.9 g)
Classification: Firearms Accessories-Powder Horns
Credit Line: Gift of Christian A. Zabriskie, 1936
Accession Number: 36.149.4

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