Lot of Four Small Powder Flasks.
    Comprising: Copper bottle-shape flask. Overall size 3 15/16-inches. Similar style on page 414 [plate 1253] on The Powder Flask Book by Riling. 2) Small derringer style brass flask. Overall size 2 11/16-inches. Similar example on page 274 [plate 120] of Riling's book. 3) Copper design. Outside spring, pointed bottom. Overall length 3 1/4-inches. Possibly by Sykes. See [plate 114] on page 274 of Riling's book. 4) Round flask. Overall length 2 1/4-inches. Graduated charger. Screw off bottom feature for storage. For similar style and design see page 414 [plate 1248] of Riling's powder flask book.

    Condition: Good with age wear overall. Light tarnish and patina present. Minor bumps and bruising. Marred screws. Light staining. A nice grouping of different styles.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
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