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    Lot of Three Collectible Powder Flasks.
    Comprising: 1) Copper, smooth design with an overall size of 4 3/16-inches. Patent marking on top of flat similar to page 263 [plate 63] and similar flask styles can be found on pages 274-276 on The Powder Flask Book by Riling. 2) Brass configuration. Tapered 3/4-inch charger. Overall size 3 7/8-inches. No markings present, but similar styles also between pages 274-276 in Flask Book. 3) Brass example. Marked G&J WH / FIRE PROOF on top of flat similar to example on page 265 [plate 12] and similar overall style to example [179 & 180] on page 275 of Riling's book.

    Condition: All are good with age wear. Bumps, dings and bruising present. Patina present along with light verdigris. Dings to edges.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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