Powder flask

Object Number: 
1950.67
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 in. ( 13.3 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Brass and iron powder flask; pear-shaped with cylindrical mouthpiece at top of circular collar and hinged iron lever on side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harry L. Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group