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    Lot of Four Compartment Powder Flasks.
    Comprising: 1) Copper design, 3 compartments. Overall 3 1/8-inches. Similar example of page 274 [plate 133] on The Powder Flask Book by Riling. 2) Plunger type, by S. Evans. Leather cover, storage compartment in base. See page 391 [plate 1061] in Riling's book. 3) Dixon flask. Screw off storage in base and swing open storage top flat. 2 3/8-inches with 5/8-inch spout. See also page 274 [plate 130] in Riling's book for example. 4) Dixon flask, 2 compartments. Marked DIXON & SONS / SHEFFIELD. See page 274 [plate 135] for similar example in Riling's book.

    Condition: Good with moderate age wear overall. Some staining and patina present. Light verdigris. Scuffs to leather. Marred screws. A good selection of compartment flasks.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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