Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Powder Flask with Bullet Compartment

Date:
late 16th century
Geography:
Augsburg
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Horn, bronze, gold, steel
Dimensions:
L. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm); D. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm); Wt. 16.9 oz. (479.1 g)
Classification:
Firearms Accessories-Flasks & Primers
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.186
Not on view
[Frédéric Spitzer, Paris, until d. 1890; his estate sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, June 10-14, 1895, no. 401, for Fr 930]; Charles Maurice Camille de Talleyrand-Périgord, duc de Dino, Paris(until 1904; sold to MMA).
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