Sunday, April 14, 2013

Herman Historica Online Catalog





An Italian iron powder flask, probably Brescia, circa 1600, semicircular, slightly tapered body. The front side shows fine longitudinal grooves, between them bands with engraved tendril decoration.

Engraved reverse side with screw-fastening carrying clasp. Four suspension loops on the sides. Fluted and engraved spout with lavishly chiseled and engraved closure lever. Height 21 cm.





Copy and images from Hermann-Historica via American Longrifles.

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