Powder flask

Object Number: 
1954.146
Date: 
1843
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 24.4 x 10.8 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Brass powder flask; pear-shaped with cylindrical mouthpiece at top of circular collar and hinged lever on side; stamped anchor at middle of both sides.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group